Recall date: April 23, 2014
Recall number: 14-156

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.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

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

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

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

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

Description:

The recall involves rechargeable batteries in Summer Infant handheld color video monitors. The rechargeable batteries are about 1 ?" tall by 2 ?" wide and are ?" 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