Target Circo Child Booster Seats Recalled

Date:
June 15, 2011
Category:
High Chairs & Boosters
Company/Brand:
Target
The Danger:
The booster seat's restraint buckle can open unexpectedly, allowing a child to fall from the chair and be injured. Target has received 10 additional reports of booster seat buckles opening unexpectedly, including three reports of bumps and/or bruises when a child fell forward out of the booster seat, hitting an object or the floor.
Description:
The recall involves all Circo Booster Seats (about 375,000 units), including those sold as early as 2005. The plastic booster seats are blue with green trim and a white plastic restraint buckle. They attach to an adult chair to boost a child to a table. "Circo" and "Booster Seat" can be found on a green label located in the front of the booster seat.
Sold At:
Target stores nationwide from January 2005 through June 2009 for about $13.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recalled booster seats and return them to any Target store for a full refund. Contact the company toll-free at 800-440-0680 or visit target.com.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11248.html

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