Jardine Crib Recall Expands: Cribs Sold by Babies R Us – Entrapment and Strangulation Hazards

WASHINGTON, D.C. – THE U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION, IN COOPERATION WITH THE FIRM NAMED BELOW, TODAY ANNOUNCED A VOLUNTARY RECALL OF THE FOLLOWING CONSUMER PRODUCT. CONSUMERS SHOULD STOP USING RECALLED PRODUCTS IMMEDIATELY UNLESS OTHERWISE INSTRUCTED.

NAME OF PRODUCT: JARDINE CRIBS

UNITS: ABOUT 96,000 (320,000 UNITS WERE PREVIOUSLY RECALLED IN JUNE 2008 AND 56,450 UNITS WERE RECALLED IN JANUARY 2009)

MANUFACTURER: JARDINE ENTERPRISES, OF TAIPEI, TAIWAN

HAZARD: THE WOODEN CRIB SLATS CAN BREAK, CREATING A GAP, WHICH CAN POSE AN ENTRAPMENT AND STRANGULATION HAZARD TO INFANTS AND TODDLERS.

INCIDENTS/INJURIES: CPSC HAS RECEIVED 31 INCIDENT REPORTS OF SLATS BREAKING, INCLUDING TWO REPORTS OF CHILDREN BECOMING ENTRAPPED IN THE GAP CREATED BY THE BROKEN SLAT ON THE CRIB MODELS IDENTIFIED BELOW. IN 10 OF THESE INCIDENTS, CONSUMERS REPORTED THAT THEIR CHILD BROKE THE SLAT WHILE IN THE CRIB. THERE WAS ONE REPORT OF MINOR INJURIES (BUMPS AND ABRASIONS.)

DESCRIPTION: THIS RECALL INVOLVES 7 MODELS OF JARDINE WOODEN CRIBS WITH THE DATE CODES IDENTIFIED BELOW. CRIBS WITH OTHER DATE CODES ARE NOT AFFECTED BY THIS RECALL. THE DATE CODE AND MODEL NUMBER ARE PRINTED ON THE LABEL LOCATED ON THE INSIDE OF THE BOTTOM RAIL OF THE HEADBOARD OR FOOTBOARD.

ADDITIONAL RECALLED JARDINE CRIBS

MODEL #DESCRIPTIONDATE CODE BETWEEN
0102B00DROP-SIDE NATURAL OLYMPIA SINGLE9/2005-1/2007
0102E00DROP-SIDE DARK PINE OLYMPIA SINGLE9/2005-1/2008
0302P00BLACK OLYMPIA LIFETIME11/2005-5/2008
0302C00WHITE OLYMPIA LIFETIME6/2006-12/2006
0312D00AMERICANA PECAN 4-IN-15/2006-11/2007
0308L00ANTIQUE WALNUT CAPRI 4-IN-112/2005-11/2007
0108C00DROP-SIDE WHITE CAPRI SINGLE8/2006-11/2007

SOLD AT: KIDSWORLD, GEOFFREY STORES, TOYS “R” US, AND BABIES “R” US STORES NATIONWIDE, AND AT BABIESRUS.COM, FROM SEPTEMBER 2005 THROUGH APRIL 2009 FOR BETWEEN $220 AND $330.

MANUFACTURED IN: CHINA AND VIETNAM

REMEDY: CONSUMERS SHOULD IMMEDIATELY STOP USING THE RECALLED CRIBS AND CONTACT JARDINE TO RECEIVE A FULL CREDIT TOWARD THE PURCHASE OF A NEW CRIB. JARDINE WILL PROVIDE CONSUMERS WITH DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS FOR PURCHASING CRIBS IN RETAIL STORES AND ONLINE.

CONSUMER CONTACT: FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, CONTACT JARDINE AT (800) 646-4106 BETWEEN 8 A.M. AND 4:30 P.M. ET MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, OR VISIT THE FIRM’S WEB SITE AT HTTP://WWW.JARDINECRIBRECALL.COM/

PICTURE OF RECALLED DROP SIDE NATURAL OLYMPIA SINGLE, MODEL# 0102B00DROP SIDE NATURAL OLYMPIA SINGLE MODEL# 0102B00PICTURE OF RECALLED DROP-SIDE DARK PINE OLYMPIA SINGLE, MODEL# 0102E00DROP SIDE DARK PINE OLYMPIA SINGLE MODEL# 0102E00
PICTURE OF RECALLED DROP-SIDE WHITE CAPRI SINGLE, MODEL# 0108C00DROP SIDE WHITE CAPRI SINGLE MODEL# 0108C00
PICTURE OF RECALLED WHITE OLYMPIA LIFETIME, MODEL# 0302C00WHITE OLYMPIA LIFETIME MODEL# 0302C00PICTURE OF RECALLED ANTIQUE WALNUT CAPRI 4-IN-1, MODEL# 0308L00ANTIQUE WALNUT CAPRI 4-IN-1 MODEL# 0308L00
PICTURE OF RECALLED AMERICANA PECAN 4-IN-1, MODEL# 0312D00AMERICANA PECAN 4-IN-1 MODEL# 0312D00   PICTURE OF RECALLED BLACK OLYMPIA LIFETIME, MODEL# 00302P00BLACK OLYMPIA LIFETIME MODEL# 0302P00

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