Child-related product recalls and safety news from CPSC
Kyber Outerwear Recalls Children’s Sweaters Due to Strangulation Hazard
The sweaters have a drawstring around the neck that poses a strangulation hazard to children if the drawstring gets entangled or caught on playground slides, school bus doors or other moving objects.
UPPAbaby Recalls Strollers and RumbleSeats Due to Choking Hazard
The strollers' and RubmleSeats' bumper bar poses a choking hazard when a child bites the bumper bar and removes a piece of the foam.
Target Recalls Circo Night Lights Due to Fire Hazard
The battery can overheat and cause the night light to melt, posing a fire hazard.
Bexco Recalls DaVinci Brand Cribs Due to Entrapment, Fall and Laceration Hazards
A metal bracket that connects the mattress support to the crib can break, creating an uneven sleeping surface or a gap. If this occurs, a baby can become entrapped in the crib, fall or suffer lacerations from the broken metal bracket.
Barnett Outdoors Recalls Slingshots Due to Risk of Injury
The wrist strap can slip off the wrist brace when the pouch is pulled back and cause the body of the slingshot to snap back and strike the user.