Recall date: June 24, 2008
Recall number: 08-312

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Jardine Cribs
Hazard:

The wooden crib slats and spindles can break, creating a gap, which can pose an entrapment and strangulation hazard to infants.

Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Jardine at (800) 646-4106 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET Saturday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.jardinecribrecall.com

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 320,000
Description:

Jardine wooden cribs in various styles and finishes, as listed below, are included in this recall.

Model #

Description

First Sold

BC-23

Drop Side Blue Spindle Crib

8/2004

BC-36B

Drop Side Light Blue Spindle Crib

8/2005

BC-36G

Drop Side Sage Spindle Crib

7/2005

BC-36P

Drop Side Pink Spindle Crib

7/2005

BC-007

Hilton Drop Side Cherry Single Crib

1/2002

BC-010

Windsor Drop Side Cherry Flat Panel Crib

1/2002

BC-010C

Windsor Drop Side Cherry Flat Panel Crib

11/2003

BC-010HP

Windsor Drop Side Oak/Honey Pine Crib

11/2003

BC-010W

Hilton Drop Side White Full Panel Crib

7/2002

BC-017

Windsor Drop Side Dark Pine Single Crib

1/2002

BC-107C

Hilton Drop Side Cherry Single Crib

3/2005

BC-107CR

Windsor Cherry Single Sleigh Crib

4/2007

BC-110C

Berkley Drop Side Cherry Flat Panel Single Crib

3/2005

BC-110HP

Windsor Drop Side Honey Pine/Honey Single Crib

3/2005

BC-110W

Berkley Drop Side White Flat Panel Single Crib

3/2005

DA617BC

Wicker 3-in-1 White Crib

1/2002

DA620BC

Haven 3-in-1 Oak/Dark Pine Crib

5/2002

DA770BC

4-in-1 White Convertible Crib

1/2004

DV730N

Natural Lifetime Crib

9/2003

DV730W

White Lifetime Crib

8/2003

DV830-N

Natural Lifetime Crib

11/2004

DV830-W

White Lifetime Crib

11/2004

0113B00

Drop Side Natural Spindle Crib

7/2006

0113K00

Drop Side Mahogany Spindle Crib

6/2006

0303B00

Berkley Natural Lifetime Crib

9/2005

0303C00

Berkley White Lifetime Crib

8/2005

0303G00

Berkley Cherry Lifetime Crib

5/2005

0309K00

Positano Mahogany Lifetime Crib

4/2006

 
Incidents/Injuries:

There have been 42 incidents of crib slats and spindles breaking. Four children became entrapped in the space created by a broken slat or spindle. Two of the children had abrasions and bruising.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cribs and contact Jardine to receive a credit towards the purchase of a new Jardine crib.  In the meantime, parents are urged to find an alternative, safe sleep environment for the child, such as a bassinet, play yard or toddler bed depending on your child's age.

Sold At:

KidsWorld, Geoffrey Stores, Toys "R" Us, and Babies "R" Us stores nationwide, and at babiesrus.com, from January 2002 through May 2008 for between $150 and $300, with one model, 0309K00 Mahogany Positano Lifetime Crib, which sold for $450.

Manufactured In:
China and Vietnam