The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 3,600
Hazard: BebeLove walker style number 358 can fit through a doorway and is not designed to stop at the edge of a step. Style number 368 has leg openings that allow the child to slip down until the child’s head can become trapped at the neck. Babies using these walkers can be seriously injured or killed.
Description: All BebeLove walkers sold for babies ages 6 months or older are recalled. They have a plastic-covered foam padded seat with a plastic base and toy tray. Model 358 walkers have a green, pink or orange musical tray with a white toy bar and solid colored seats. Model 368 walkers have green, pink or white musical tray with a yellow toy bar and printed patterned seats. Both have white stoppers on the bottom of the base of the walker and model numbers on a label inside the base.
Sold at: Amazon.com and Overstock.com and in small stores in Arizona, California and Utah from November 2011 through July 2013 for about $25.
Remedy: Contact BebeLove for a free repair kit.
Contact: Call 888-464-1218 or visit at www.bebeloveusa.com.