This recall involves AOSOM wooden playpens made from pine wood. The firm's logo "A" and "www.AOSOM.com" is stamped on the gate of the playpen. The following four models are included in this recall:
|AOSOM Playpen||Model Number||Price|
|AOSOM 3in1 Baby wooden Superyard Playpen Combo||5664-0017S&G||149.99|
|AOSOM Baby 8 Panel Wooden Playpen Room Divider||5664-0017||119.99|
|AOSOM Baby 8 Sided Wooden Playpen 2 Panels||5664-0017S||29.99|
|AOSOM Baby 8 Sided Wooden Playpen Gate||5664-0017G||29.99|
Consumers should immediately stop using the wooden playpens and contact AOSOM for instructions on how to return the product and receive a full refund.
AOSOM has received 69 reports of the wooden playpens breaking, splitting and/or cracking including one report of a child mouthing a piece of the broken wood and three reports of children found with a broken piece of wood and/or screw in their hand. The objects were removed without injury.
AOSOM.com, Amazon.com, eBay.com and other online retailers from October 2008 through November 2010 for between $30 and $150.
AOSOM LLC, of Tualatin, Ore.
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