Small Baby Bather Recall
Product Name: Small Baby Bather
Description: Please note that this program does not involve any consumer returns or refunds. Do not return the Baby Bather to retailers as they will not be able to provide the repair kit.
Is your product included in this voluntary safety enhancement? The model numbers included in this program are: 08020, 08050, 08054, 08070, 08401, 08409, 08404, 08405, 08650, 08655, 08659, 08754, 08940, 08944, 38510, 38515, 18049, 18120, 18125, 18129, 18360, 18375, 18379, 18390, 38750, 38755, 18440, 18445, 18449, 18470, 18475, 18479, 18050, 08754, 18254, 18394, and 18004.
Manufacturer: Summer Infant Canada Inc.
Importer: Summer Infant
Hazard: When the bather is lifted and/or carried with an infant in it, contrary to warnings and instructions to never lift and carry an infant in the product, its folding wire frame can suddenly fold posing a fall hazard.
CPSC and Summer Infant have received seven reports of incidents, in the US, including five reports of head injuries (four skull fractures and one bump to head) resulting from falls when the bather was used to lift and carry a child contrary to product warnings and instructions.
Manufactured in: China
Corrective actions: This is a corrective action program. Immediately stop using the bathers until you receive a free locking strap and instructions. Never use the baby bather to lift or carry an infant, even with the strap in place. More info at: www.summerinfant.com/batherrepairkit.