This recall is being issued by: Consumer Products Safety Commission
Recalled on: June 2, 2010
Description: Sprout Stuff of Austin, Texas is recalling 40 Sprout Stuff infant ring slings due to suffocation risk. Suffocation can occur in one of two ways: (1) if child is pressed against fabric and/or caregiver's body or (2) if child is in a chin-to-chest position inside of the carrier. This product was sold from October 2006 through May 2007.
Have this product?: The CPSC is recommending that you immediately stop using this product and contact Sprout Stuff via phone at 1-877-319-3103, email
or by direct mail for a full refund. Mail to:
Sprout Stuff Refunds
P.O. Box 612
Buda, Texas 78610
The CPSC urges parents not to try to fix the carrier.
To learn more on this recall visit: http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10254.html
The recall presented here has been obtained directly from the Consumer Products Safety Commission. The CPSC is committed to ensuring the safety of a wide range of consumer products. Here at Babies 411 we provide the recalls that are focused on infant products. Visit the CPSC to find out more information on recalls for all children's products, toy hazards, household products, outdoor products, specialty products and sports & recreational products.
Author : Diba Tillery RN, BSN, IBCLC, CPST