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Chelsea & Scott Recalls Idea Baby Bath Seats Due to Drowning Hazard; Sold Exclusively at

  • The One Step Ahead Idea Baby bath seat is white and blue.
  • Idea Baby Bath Seat front view
  • The web address “” appears on the One Step Ahead model of the Idea Baby bath seat.
Name of Product:
Idea<strong> </strong>Baby Bath Seats
The bath seats fail to meet federal safety standards, including the requirements for stability. Specifically, the bath seats can tip over, posing a risk of drowning to babies.
Recall Date:
June 18, 2013
About 1,950
Consumer Contact

Chelsea & Scott, toll-free at (866) 271-4536, 8 a.m. to midnight Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, or online at, then click on Safety and Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.  

Recall Details


This recall includes Idea Baby brand infant bath seats made for One Step Ahead. The recalled bath seat is designed for children five months to ten months old. The seat is made of white plastic with blue trim and has four suction cups on the bottom. An oval-shaped arm rail runs from the seat back and connects two side posts and the seat front post. Two star-shaped spinning toys are on the front of the seat rail above the front post. Between the two spinning toys is a round, inset plastic disc with the words "," "One Step Ahead," "Idea Baby" and "Made in Italy."  


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bath seats and contact Chelsea & Scott for instructions to receive a full refund. 


None have been reported. 

Sold Exclusively At: from February 2013 through May 2013 for about $40.

Chelsea & Scott Ltd., of Lake Bluff, Ill.


Chelsea & Scott Ltd., of Lake Bluff, Ill.

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