Recall: MyBaby Giraffe Nightlights
On 2018-11-20, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding MyBaby Giraffe Nightlights due to a potential Choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in March 2018 for about $20.
About 3,000 units are involved in this HoMedics nightlight recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Lamps, Lights & Nightlights category in 2018.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls,
involving about 5 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The small feet on the giraffe-shaped nightlight can detach, posing a choking hazard to small children.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves the HoMedics MyBaby Comfort Creatures Giraffe Portable & Bedside Nightlight, model MYB-N100GIR. The affected nightlights have the date code GP230118 or GP290318 and the date code is located on the underside of the product. It can be powered by an AC adaptor or two AA batteries. It is yellow with brown spots and white underbelly. The nightlight is about 3 inches long, 5 inches wide, 7 inches high, and weighs less than 1 pound.
These items were sold new+ at Hinda Incentives, Power Sales, and online at Amazon.com and HoMedics.com from March 2018 through October 2018 for about $20.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled nightlights and contact HoMedics for a full refund.
HoMedics at 800-466-3342 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday or online atwww.homedics.com and click on the Product Recall tab for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received one report of the feet on the giraffe-shaped nightlight detaching.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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