PT Domusindo Perdana Recalls Drop-Side Cribs Due to Entrapment and Suffocation Hazards; Sold Exclusively at JC Penney

The cribs' drop sides can malfunction and detach. Infants can roll and become wedged or trapped. Children can also fall out of the crib.

Recall date: March 26, 2013
Recall number: 13-151
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  • Jenny Lind Crib

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    Jenny Lind Crib

  • Christopher Crib

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    Christopher Crib

  • Sleigh Crib

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    Sleigh Crib

  • Early American Crib

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    Early American Crib

Recall Summary

Name of product:

PT Domusindo Perdana drop-side cribs

Hazard:

The cribs' drop sides can malfunction, detach or otherwise fail, causing part of the drop side to fall out of position, creating a space into which an infant or toddler can roll and become wedged or entrapped, which can lead to strangulation or suffocation. A child can also fall out of the crib. Drop-side incidents can also occur due to incorrect assembly and with age-related wear and tear.

Consumer Contact:

Modus Furniture International at (800) 827-2129 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.savannababy.com and click on the Recall tab for more information.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 73,000

Description

This recall includes 14 models of PT Domusindo Perdana wooden drop-side cribs. The name, model number and date codes are printed on the plywood mattress board.

 

Model #     Description     Date Code
343-1509   Jenny Lind Crib   01/1991-12/1997151
343-3810   Christopher Crib   2001151
343-5500   Early American Crib   01/1998-12/1999151
343-6771   Scottsdale Crib   01/1998/12/1999151
343-7100   Sleigh Crib without Rosette   01/2004-12/2006
343-7134   Sleigh Crib   01/2001-2/2004
343-7144   Anniversary Sleigh Crib   01/2002-12/2004
343-7753   Kristin Crib   01/1998-12/1999
343-8249   Cameron Crib   01/1998/12/1999
343-8020   Solid Panel Sleigh Crib   01/2001-12/2002
343-8070   Roll Bar Convertible Crib   01/2004-12/2005
343-8155   Anniversary Convertible
Sleigh Crib
  01/2002-12/2006
343-8200   Spindle Convertible Crib   01/2001-12/2005
343-8913   Bella 3-in-1 Crib   01/2005-12/2008
Incidents/Injuries

CPSC and the firm are aware of three incidents involving drop side rails that malfunctioned or detached. No injuries were reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cribs and contact customer service at Modus Furniture International to get a free immobilizer kit that will immobilize the drop side. The immobilizer kits will be available in May 2013. In the meantime, parents are encouraged to find an alternate, safe sleep environment for the child, such as a bassinet, play yard or toddler bed depending on your child's age.

Sold at

JCPenney.com and the JCPenney catalog from January 1998 through December 2008 for between $200 and $400.

Importer

JC Penney Corp., of Plano, Texas

Manufacturer

PT Domusindo Perdana, of Indonesia

Manufactured in

Indonesia

  • Jenny Lind Crib

  • Christopher Crib

  • Sleigh Crib

  • Early American Crib