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US Consumer Product Safety Commission - Recent Child-Related Product Recalls

Child-related product recalls and safety news from CPSC
  1. Nantucket Distributing Recalls Mason Jar Night Light Due to Burn Hazard
    The plastic around the base of the light bulb can melt, posing a burn hazard.
  2. OXO Recalls Nest Booster Seats Due to Fall Hazard
    The stitching on the restraint straps can loosen which allows the straps to separate from the seat, posing a fall hazard.
  3. IKEA Recalls Pressure-Mounted Safety Gates Due to Fall Hazard
    The friction between the wall and the pressure-mounted safety gate is insufficient to hold the gate in its intended position, posing a fall hazard. In addition, the lower metal bar can be a tripping hazard.
  4. Schylling Recalls Police Press and Go Toy Vehicles Due to Choking Hazard
    The hat can detach from the policeman's head and pose a choking hazard to young children.
  5. Baby’s Dream Recalls Cribs and Furniture Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard
    The grey paint on the cribs and furniture exceed federal lead limits. If ingested, lead can cause adverse health effects.
 

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