More Info: 73,000 Baby Cribs Recalled
The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a recall for about 73,000 baby cribs.
The cribs are made in Indonesia by PT Domusindo Perdana and sold by JCPenney.
The recalled models were sold online and by catalog between January 1998 and December 2008.
They have problems with the drop-side rail, which can strangle or trap an infant.
The recall includes the 14 models listed below. The name, model number and date codes are printed on the plywood mattress board.
-343-1509 Jenny Lind Crib 01/1991-12/1997151
-343-3810 Christopher Crib 2001151
-343-5500 Early American Crib 01/1998-12/1999151
-343-6771 Scottsdale Crib 01/1998/12/1999151
-343-7100 Sleigh Crib without Rosette 01/2004-12/2006
-343-7134 Sleigh Crib 01/2001-2/2004
-343-7144 Anniversary Sleigh Crib 01/2002-12/2004
-343-7753 Kristin Crib 01/1998-12/1999
-343-8249 Cameron Crib 01/1998/12/1999
-343-8020 Solid Panel Sleigh Crib 01/2001-12/2002
-343-8070 Roll Bar Convertible Crib 01/2004-12/2005
-343-8155 Anniversary Convertible Sleigh Crib 01/2002-12/2006
-343-8200 Spindle Convertible Crib 01/2001-12/2005
-343-8913 Bella 3-in-1 Crib 01/2005-12/2008
There have been three reported incidents involving drop side rails that malfunctioned or detached. No injuries were reported.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cribs and contact customer service at Modus Furniture International for a fix-it kit.
You can call (800) 827-2129 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.
You can also visit the firm’s website at www.savannababy.com and click on the Recall tab.