Buy Buy Baby Recalls Idea Baby Bath Seats Due to Drowning Hazard

The plastic bath seat with suction cups for children between 5 and 10 months old can tip over while a baby is in it.

Recall date: Tháng Sáu 18, 2013
Recall number: 13-218
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Idea Baby Bath Seats

Hazard:

The bath seats fail to meet federal safety standards, including the requirements for stability. Specifically, the bath seats can tip over, posing a risk of drowning to babies.

Consumer Contact:

Buy Buy Baby, toll-free at (877) 328-9222 anytime, or online at www.buybuybabycom or at www.bedbathandbeyond.com, then click on Safety and Recalls at the bottom of the homepage of either site for more information.  

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Recall Details

Units

About 34,000

Description

This recall includes Idea Baby brand infant bath seats. The recalled product is a bath seat designed for children five months to ten months old. The seat is made of pink or blue plastic and has four suction cups on the bottom. An oval-shaped arm rail runs from the seat back and connects two side posts and the seat front post. Two star-shaped spinning toys are on the front of the seat rail above the front post. Between the two spinning toys is a round, inset plastic disc with the words “www.ideababy.com,” “Idea Baby” and “Made in Italy.”  

Incidents/Injuries

None have been reported. 

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bath seats. If purchased at a Buy Buy Baby store or online, consumers should return the bath seats to any Buy Buy Baby store to receive a store credit. If purchased at a Bed Bath & Beyond store, consumers should return the bath seats to the store where purchased to receive a store credit.

Sold at

Buy Buy Baby and Bed Bath & Beyond stores and online at buybuybaby.com and bedbathbeyond.com from September 2012 through April 2013 for about $40.

Importer

Liberty Procurement Co. Inc., of Union, N.J.

Manufactured in

Italy

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  • Idea Baby Bath Seat front view