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  1. #1
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    Sep 2004
    Not Of This World

    Exclamation Play yards recalled after baby's death

    Baby supply company Kolcraft Enterprises Inc. is recalling more than 425,000 play yards after a 10-month old boy was strangled, a government safety agency announced Thursday.

    The boy was inside the company's Sesame Beginnings Travel Play Yard and the restraint strap from the elevated changing table hung down into the main play area and strangled him, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. The company is now recalling a dozen different types of play yards with changing table attachments that have that type of strap.

    The play yards were manufactured in China.

    One of the play yards, Contours 3-in-1, also features a rocking cradle attachment that sits on the top of the main play area. A child who rolls all the way to the side in the cradle could get stuck between the cradle and the mesh wall of the play yard. If there is a blanket or another material thrown over this wall, it could block the child's mouth or nose and pose a suffocation hazard. The company has received 45 reports of children rolling to the side and getting stuck in this manner, but no reports of injuries.

    The play yards were sold around the country between January 2001 and September 2007. To receive a free replacement strap for the changing tables and a free kit to secure the rocking cradle, call Kolcraft at 888-655-8484. In the meantime, consumers should cut the existing restraining straps from the changing tables.

    For more information, visit http://www.cpsc.gov or http://www.kolcraft.com.

    The recall includes various models of the following play yards:

    Kolcraft Travelin' Tot
    Kolcraft Travelin' Tot LTD
    Kolcraft Travelin' Tot 3-in-1
    Kolcraft Travelin' Tot 4-in-1
    Carter's Lennon Travelin' Tot
    "Sesame Beginnings" by Kolcraft Travel Play Yard
    Jeep Sahara SE Play Yard

    Jeep Sahara Limited Play Yard
    Jeep Sahara XT Play Yard
    Jeep Sahara Limited SE Play Yard
    Jeep Sahara Limited XT Play Yard Contours 3-in-1 Play Yard


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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Atlanta, GA
    That is so sad.
    I do not intend to tiptoe through life only to arrive safely at death!

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