BreathableBaby Recalls Wearable Blanket Due to Choking Hazard

The sleeveless, wearable baby sack zipper parts can detatch.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: Tháng Mười 29, 2013
Recall number: 14-007
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  • Kiwi Whoo “Owl” BreathableSack

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    Kiwi Whoo “Owl” BreathableSack

  • Pink Hip “Hippo” BreathableSack Back of BreathableSack

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    Pink Hip “Hippo” BreathableSack Back of BreathableSack

  • Blue Splash “Elephant” BreathableSack

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    Blue Splash “Elephant” BreathableSack

  • Front of BreathableSack Tag

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    Front of BreathableSack Tag

  • Tag with DATE OF MANUFACTURE 04/17/2012 and Lot No. 124

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    Tag with DATE OF MANUFACTURE 04/17/2012 and Lot No. 124

Recall Summary

Name of product:

BreathableSack wearable blanket for infants

Hazard:

The zipper pull tabs and sliders can detach posing a choking hazard to infants.

Consumer Contact:

BreathableBaby toll-free at (877) 827-4442 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CT Monday through Thursday or online at www.breathablebaby.com and click on Recall Information. 

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Recall Details

Units

About 15,000

Description

The BreathableBaby BreathableSacks are sleeveless, wearable blankets. They come in two sizes: small (10-18 pounds) and medium (16-24 pounds) and come in three colors: kiwi Whoo, pink Hip, and blue Splash. There is one animal stitched on the left chest of each blanket of an owl, hippo or elephant. Only BreathableSacks from Lot No. 124 with a manufacture date of 04/17/2012 are included in the recall.  A tag sewn inside the recalled units where the infant’s right foot would be located states the “Date of Manufacture: 04/17/2012, Lot No. 124,” along with the washing instructions on the back of the tag.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported 

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the BreathableSacks from Lot No. 124 and contact BreathableBaby to request a replacement garment.

Sold at

Various stores and online retailers, and at www.breathablebaby.com, nationwide from June 2012 to August 2013 for about $20. 

Importer

BreathableBaby LLC, of Minnetonka, Minn. 

Manufactured in

China

  • Kiwi Whoo “Owl” BreathableSack

  • Pink Hip “Hippo” BreathableSack Back of BreathableSack

  • Blue Splash “Elephant” BreathableSack

  • Front of BreathableSack Tag

  • Tag with DATE OF MANUFACTURE 04/17/2012 and Lot No. 124