Thermobaby Bath Seats Recalled by SCS Direct Due to Drowning Hazard; Sold Exclusively at

The plastic bath seat, which has suction cups, is for babies between 5 and 10 months. It can tip over while a baby is in it.

Recall date: July 17, 2013
Recall number: 13-240
  • Thermobaby Aquababy Bath Ring Seat

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    Thermobaby Aquababy Bath Ring Seat

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Thermobaby Aquababy Bath Ring Seats 


The bath seats fail to meet federal safety standards, including the requirement for stability. Specifically, the bath seats can tip over, posing a risk of drowning to babies.

Consumer Contact:

SCS Direct Inc. toll-free at (888) 749-1387 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, e-mail or online at and click “Recall Notices” for more information.

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Recall Details


About 7,500


The recall includes Aquababy Bath Ring seats in pink or blue designed for children five months to ten months old. The seat is made of white plastic with blue, pink or green  trimming and has four suction cups on the bottom. An oval-shaped arm rail runs from the seat back and connects two side posts and the seat front post. There are three spinning toys on the front of the seat rail above the front post. “Thermobaby Z.I. De Kerbois,” “Aquababy” and “Ref. 1953 Made in France” is engraved underneath the bath seat.


None reported.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bath seats and contact the firm for instruction on returning the bath seat and receiving a $35 refund.  

Sold exclusively at from June 2012 through January 2013 for about $35. 


SCS Direct Inc., of Milford, Conn.

Manufactured in


  • Thermobaby Aquababy Bath Ring Seat