Big Recall Announcement From Fisher-Price

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April 15, 2019
Fisher Price Rock n Play recall

Fisher Price

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Like many parents, Brian and I used the Rock 'n Play sleeper for both of our girls.  We recently stopped putting Charli in it because she's a wiggle worm and it was becoming unsafe.

Recently, reports surfaced about a number of infant deaths because of the Rock 'n Play and Fisher-Price has officially issued a recall.  Here are details:

Name of product:

All Models of Rock ‘n Play Sleeper

Hazard:

Infant fatalities have occurred in Rock ‘n Play Sleepers, after the infants rolled from their back to their stomach or side while unrestrained, or under other circumstances.

Remedy: 

Refund

Recall date:

April 12, 2019

Units:

About 4.7 million products

Consumer Contact:

Fisher-Price online at www.service.mattel.com and click on “Recalls & Safety Alerts” or toll-free at 866-812-6518 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves all Rock ‘n Play Sleepers.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Fisher-Price for a refund or voucher.

Incidents/Injuries:

Since the 2009 product introduction, over 30 infant fatalities have occurred in Rock ‘n Play Sleepers, after the infants rolled over while unrestrained, or under other circumstances.

Sold At:

Major retailers for approximately $40 to $149.

Importer(s):

Fisher-Price, of East Aurora, N.Y.

Manufactured In:

China

Recall number:

19-105

Report an Incident Involving this Product

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC's work to help ensure the safety of consumer products - such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals -– contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.