Summer Infant Expands Recall to Replace Video Monitor Rechargeable Batteries Due to Burn Hazard

The batteries used in the video baby monitors can overheat and rupture.

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 Tư 23, 2014
Recall number: 14-156
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  • Label on Back of Battery with Battery Number S/N JNS150A

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    Label on Back of Battery with Battery Number S/N JNS150A

  • Slim and Secure™ Video Monitor Model 02805

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    Slim and Secure™ Video Monitor Model 02805

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Rechargeable batteries used in Summer Infant video monitors

Hazard:

The battery in the handheld video monitor can overheat and rupture, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Summer Infant at (800) 426-8627 anytime or online at www.summerinfant.com/alerts/battery-recall for information on battery replacement. 

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 800,000 batteries (about 58,800 were recalled in February 2011)

Description

The recall involves rechargeable batteries in Summer Infant handheld color video monitors. The rechargeable batteries are about 1 ½” tall by 2 ¼” wide and are ¼” thick, black, and are marked with TCL on the lower right corner of the battery.  Monitors are sold with a matching camera and A/C adaptors. Batteries will have one of these letter and number combinations in the beginning of the serial number on the back of the battery:

 

Battery numbers are:

 

S/N: JNN-S150A

S/N:JNS150-BA

S/N:JNS150A

S/N: JNN-S150B

S/N:JNS150-BB

 

S/N: JNN-S150C

S/N:JNS150-BC

 

 

Monitors are:

 

Monitor Name

Model Number

Baby Touch®

02000, 02000Z

Baby Touch®  Plus

28520

Best View®

28030, 28030Z, 28035, 28280Z

Best View®  Choice

28460

Complete Coverage®

28040

Dual Coverage™

28510

MultiView™

28490

Peek®  Plus

02230

Private Label Baby Sight

3927000H11/A, 3927003H12

Safe Sight™

28530

Secure Sight®

02040, 02040Z

Sleek & Secure®

28270

Slim & Secure®

02800, 02805

Slim & Secure®  Plus

28450

Slim & Secure®  Plus Power Pack

28590

 

 

Incidents/Injuries

Summer Infant has received 22 reports of overheated and ruptured batteries, including incidents of smoke and minor property damage.

Remedy

Consumers should remove the battery and contact Summer Infant for a replacement battery.  The monitor can continue to be used on AC power with the power cord. 

Sold at

Mass merchants, including Babies “R” Us, online retailers and independent juvenile specialty stores, from about February 2010 through 2012 for between $150 to $350.

Importer

Summer Infant, of Woonsocket, R.I.

Manufactured in

China

  • Label on Back of Battery with Battery Number S/N JNS150A

  • Slim and Secure™ Video Monitor Model 02805