Note: The firm is no longer in business. The remedy is no longer available.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 4, 2007
Release # 07-300
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: "Moderne" and "Loft" Cribs
Units: About 400
Importer/Distributor: NettoCollection LLC, of New York, N.Y.
Hazard: The crib slats can separate from the side rails, posing an entrapment and strangulation hazard to young children.
Incidents/Injuries: NettoCollection has received three reports of the side rail spindles separating from the top rail. No injuries have been reported.
Description: The crib side rails are made of wood and sold with a brown finish. Only cribs with model numbers NC-137 and NC-140 and date codes 9/03 and 02/04 are included in the recall. The model numbers, date codes and "Made in Poland" are printed on a label on the crib end panels.
Sold at: Juvenile furniture stores nationwide from October 2003 through June 2005 for about $1,350.
Manufactured in: Poland
Remedy: Consumers should stop using the crib immediately. The firm is out of business; replacement parts are no longer available.
Consumer Contact: A consumer contact is no longer available.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.
Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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