Playkids Convertible Cribs Recalled

Date:
October 16, 2008
Category:
Cribs
Company/Brand:
Playkids U.S.A.
The Danger:
The sides of the convertible crib are made of a mesh that expands, creating a gap between the mattress and the side through which an infant can slip.
Description:
This recall involves about 2,000 Playkids U.S.A. convertible cribs with model number PLK-909. "Playkids U.S.A." can be found on the packaging and on a label sewn into the side of the crib. The model number can be found on the packaging. The convertible cribs have a drop side rail, a stationary side rail, a canopy assembly, and a bassinet. The sides of the convertible crib, the mattress support, the bassinet, the canopy, and the bed skirt are covered in fabric and mesh. The fabric and the mesh come in a variety of colors and patterns.
Sold At:
Juvenile product retailers in New York from March 2007 through September 2008 for about $100.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recalled convertible cribs and contact Playkids USA to receive a full refund. For additional information, consumers should contact Playkids USA collect at (718) 797-0302 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09015.html

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