The US CPSC Has Recalled Hundreds Of Dutailier Drop-Side Cribs. Keep Reading To Find Out Whether Your Crib Is Part Of The Recall.
The US CPSC has recalled hundreds of Dutailier drop-side cribs. Keep reading to find out whether your crib is part of the recall.
Another drop-side crib recall! Dutailier Group Inc., of Quebec, Canada, in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, has issued a voluntary recall of 440 drop-side cribs. The cribs were sold at children’s products stores and other baby specialty stores from January 2009 through February 2010 for between $425 and $775.
Recalled itemThis recall involves full-size, drop-side wooden cribs. The recalled cribs have part numbers that begin with the following:
Reason for recall
The slats on the drop side can detach from the top and bottom rails creating a space between the slats. An infant or toddler’s body can become entrapped in the space, which can lead to strangulation and/or suffocation. A child can also fall out of the crib.The CPSC received 16 reports of detached slats, but no reports of injuries.