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Recall Information

Recall information below is provided by by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). You may also subscribe to other CPSC recall/safety RSS feeds.

September 20, 2017

DEMDACO Recalls Infant Bib and Bootie Sets Due to Choking HazardRattles sewn into the booties can detach, posing a choking hazard.

September 13, 2017

Target Recalls Room Essentials 4-Drawer Dressers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment HazardsThe recalled dressers are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children.

September 7, 2017

Studio Fun International Recalls Slap Bracelets Sold with Children’s Storybooks Due to Laceration HazardThe metal band can wear through the fabric covering of the slap bracelet, posing a laceration hazard.

September 7, 2017

L.L. Bean Recalls Toddler Sweater Fleece Pullovers Due to Choking Hazard (Recall Alert)The snaps on the fleece pullovers can detach, posing a choking hazard.

September 6, 2017

Ameriwood Home Recalls Chests of Drawers Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment HazardsThe recalled chests of drawers are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).     

September 5, 2017

ASHERANGEL Recalls Children’s Sleepwear Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.com (Recall Alert)The children’s nightgowns and pajama sets fail to meet flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children. 

August 31, 2017

Hallmark Recalls Plush Baby Stacking Toys Due to Choking HazardThe toys have fabric hats and bows that can detach, posing a choking hazard. 

August 29, 2017

Fabri-Tech Recalls Infant Rompers Due to Choking Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Cracker Barrel Old Country StoresThe buttons on the shoulder straps can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.

August 15, 2017

BRIO Recalls Baby Rattles Due to Choking HazardThe wooden rings on the hammer rattles can crack, posing a choking hazard to children.

August 15, 2017

Laura Ashley Girl’s Dresses Recalled by Pastourelle Due to Choking HazardThe flower petals can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.

August 8, 2017

Meijer Recalls Children’s Swimsuits Due to Choking HazardThe snaps on the swimsuit can detach, posing a choking hazard to the child.

August 3, 2017

Richie House Children’s Robes Recalled by Belle Investment Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.comThe children’s robes fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

August 2, 2017

Sweet Bamboo Recalls Children’s Pajamas Due to Violation of Federal Flammability StandardThe children’s pajamas fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.  

August 1, 2017

Panelcraft Recalls Children’s Building Sets Due to Choking HazardThe building sets corner welds can break, allowing the panels and frames to separate and release magnets during play. When released, exposed magnets can create a choking hazard.

July 20, 2017

Manhattan Toy Recalls Activity Toys Due to Choking HazardThe colored plastic tubes on the product may become brittle and break into small pieces, posing a choking hazard to infants.

June 29, 2017

Burt’s Bees Baby Recalls Infant Coveralls Due to Choking HazardThe snap at the crotch of the coveralls can detach, posing a choking hazard to infants.

June 28, 2017

Homestar North America Recalls Three-Drawer TV Chests Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Target.com (Recall Alert)The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

June 28, 2017

South Shore Expands Recall of Chest of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment HazardsThe recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).          

June 15, 2017

Little Giraffe Recalls Children’s Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability StandardThe children’s robes fail to meet the federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

June 7, 2017

Madison Mill Recalls Safety Gates Due to Entrapment and Strangulation HazardsA young child’s neck can fit into the “V” shaped opening along the top edge of the gate, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards to young children. Also, young children can pass under the gate allowing access to restricted areas, such as stairs.

June 6, 2017

Lila + Hayes Recalls Children’s Playwear Due to Choking HazardThe buttons can detach from the garment, posing a choking hazard to young children. 

June 1, 2017

Kreative Kids Recalls Children’s Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability StandardThe children’s robes fail to meet flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

May 23, 2017

Hobby Lobby Recalls Easter and July 4th Light-Up Spinner Toys Due to Choking and Ingestion HazardsThe battery cover can detach and expose the small coin cell batteries, posing choking and ingestion hazards to young children.

May 17, 2017

Douglas Recalls Plush Toys Due to Choking HazardThe plastic eyes on the plush toys can detach, posing a choking hazard.

April 27, 2017

Osprey Recalls Child Backpack Carriers Due to Fall HazardA child seated in the carrier can slip through the leg openings, posing a fall hazard to children.

April 25, 2017

Zutano Recalls Infant Booties Due to Choking HazardThe non-slip rubber grips on the bottom of the booties can detach, posing a choking hazard.

April 10, 2017

Vanguard Furniture Recalls Chests of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards (Recall Alert)The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

April 4, 2017

Fred Meyer Recalls Children’s Hooded Sweatshirts and Girls Bomber Jackets Due to Choking and Laceration HazardsThe zipper pull can detach from the sweatshirt, posing choking and laceration hazards to children.

March 30, 2017

Infant Caps Recalled by Sock and Accessory Brands Due to Choking HazardThe button on the top of the infant cap can detach, posing a choking hazard.

March 29, 2017

Target Recalls Magnetic Tic Tac Toe Games Due to Choking and Magnet Ingestion HazardsThe magnets can come off the tic tac toe game pieces, posing a choking hazard. In addition, when two or more magnets are swallowed, they can link together inside the intestines and clamp onto body tissues, causing intestinal obstructions, perforations, sepsis and death. Internal injury from magnets can pose serious lifelong health effects.

March 22, 2017

Discount School Supply Recalls Children’s Waterproof Bibs Due to Suffocation Hazard (Recall Alert)The bib has a waterproof plastic backing that can separate from the terry cloth fabric, creating a suffocation hazard to children.

March 14, 2017

LIVLY Recalls Children’s Sleepwear Due to Violation of Federal Flammability StandardThe children’s robes and pajama sets fail to meet federal flammability standards for children’s sleepwear, posing a risk of burn injuries to children.

March 9, 2017

RDG Global Recalls Girls’ Hooded Sweatshirts Due to Strangulation Hazard; Sold Exclusively at NordstromThe hooded sweatshirts have a drawstring in the hood, which poses a strangulation hazard to children. Drawstrings can become entangled or caught on playground slides, hand rails, school bus doors or other moving objects, posing a significant strangulation or an entanglement hazard to children.

March 2, 2017

Kids II Recalls Oball Rattles Due to Choking HazardThe clear plastic disc on the outside of the ball can break, releasing small beads, posing a choking hazard to young children.

February 28, 2017

Dillard’s Recalls Baby Jackets Due to Choking HazardThe metal snaps on the jackets can detach, posing a choking hazard to children.

February 23, 2017

Little Tikes Recalls Toddler Swings Due to Fall HazardThe plastic seat can crack or break, posing a fall hazard.

January 31, 2017

South Shore Recalls Chests of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards (Recall Alert)The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

January 31, 2017

Simpli Home Recalls Chests of Drawers Due to Serious Tip-Over Hazard (Recall Alert)The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

January 31, 2017

Bolton Furniture Recalls Dressers Due to Serious Tip-Over and Entrapment HazardsThe recalled dressers are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. The dressers do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).

January 24, 2017

Pulse Performance Recalls Children’s Electric Scooters Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at TargetThe knuckle that joins the wheel to the axle can break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.