Recall: Yayita Baby Hammocks
On 2009-11-18, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Yayita Baby Hammocks due to a potential fall and strangulation hazard. This product sold new beginning in December 2007 for about $100.
Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 3rd recall of products in the Hammocks (Children's) category in 2009.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (888) 537-9293
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What is the problem?
The hammock can flip over, posing a serious fall hazard and strangulation hazard to infants who become entrapped in the seat's restraint straps while upside down.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The recalled baby hammock is a cream-colored canvas and hangs from a wooden pole. The hammock measures about 29 x 43 inches. It has three restraint straps with red buckles and is attached to a cushioned pad for the infant. A mounting fixture, also called a fixing set, is sold with the hammock. "La Siesta" is printed on a tag located below the restraint straps. Model number YABN-1 is printed on a white tag sewn into the hammock's side seam.
These items were sold new+ at Three Sisters Toys online at www.threesisterstoys.com from December 2007 through July 2008 for about $100.
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 baby hammock and return it to Three Sisters Toys to receive a full refund. The firm has contacted all known purchasers of this product.
For additional information, contact Three Sisters Toys toll-free at (888) 537-9293 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.threesisterstoys.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
No incidents have been reported.
+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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