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    Yu Wei Drop-Side Cribs Recalled

    Brand: Yu Wei Co. Ltd.
    Yu Wei Drop-Side Cribs Recalled recall image Courtesy of CPSC

    Recall Date:

    October 5, 2011

    Danger

    The drop-side rails on the crib can malfunction, detach or unexpectedly fall down, causing part of the drop side to fall out of position. When this happens, a space is created into which an infant or toddler can roll and become wedged or entrapped, which can lead to strangulation or suffocation. A child can also fall out of the crib. Drop-side incidents can also occur due to incorrect assembly and due to age-related wear and tear. CPSC and the firms are aware of nine incidents involving drop side rails that malfunctioned or detached, including one report of a child who sustained minor abrasions to the arm.

    Description

    About 8,000 cribs are being recalled. This recall involves Yu Wei full-size cribs sold under the Scroll and Lauren model names. The cribs were sold in antique white, pecan, and dark cherry, and have the following model numbers and date codes listed on the inside of the crib's end panels.\\\\nModel #: 343-8225\\\\nDescription: Scroll Crib\\\\nDate Code Between: 01/2006-12/2010\\\\n\\\\nModel #: 343-9117\\\\nDescription: Lauren Crib\\\\nDate Code Between: 01/2007-12/2010

    Sold At

    JCPenney.com and in the JCPenney catalog from January 2006 through December 2010 for between $300 and $450.

    What To Do

    Immediately stop using the recalled cribs and contact Yu Wei to get a free immobilizer kit that will immobilize the drop side. In the meantime, parents are encouraged to find an alternate, safe sleep environment for the child, such as a bassinet, play yard or toddler bed depending on your child's age. For additional information, contact Yu Wei at (877) 806-8190 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.yuweicribrecalls.com. Consumers can also email the firm at yuweiparts@aol.com to order a free immobilizer kit.

    Who To Contact

    For additional information, contact J.C. Penney at (800) 221-0827 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, between 8:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. ET Saturday and Sunday, or visit the firm's website at www.jcp.com and click on "Product Recalls" at the bottom of the page.

    Recent Recalls

    Our product recalls database includes information and content from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and other sources. Our database is not comprehensive. For more complete information concerning recalls, visit www.cpsc.gov or, for car seats, www.safercar.gov.