IKEA Crib Mattress Recall Expands [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: IKEA Crib Mattress Recall Expands [US & Canada]IKEA expands its existing recall for an approximate total of 374,000 Sultan and Vyssa Crib Mattress due to child entrapment hazard.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/MV0L2; HCSC: http://ht.ly/MV0NX

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/IKEA-Expands-Recall-of-Crib-Mattresses/

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/53143r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves IKEA SULTAN and VYSSA Crib Mattresses with the following model names: SULTAN BLUNDA, SULTAN DRÖMMA, SULTAN SNARKA, SULTAN SUSSA, VYSSA VACKERT, VYSSA VINKA, VYSSA SPELEVINK, VYSSA SLÖA and VYSSA SLUMMER.

The recalled Crib Mattress are approximately 52 inches long and 27-1/2 inches wide and were manufactured on May 4, 2014 or earlier. An identification label attached to the Crib Mattress cover has the date of manufacture in Month-DD-YY format or YY-WW format and the SULTAN or VYSSA model name. In the YY-WW format, mattresses with a date code of 14-18 or earlier are being recalled. A gap between the mattress and crib ends larger than two finger width is an indication of the defective mattress.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional photographs of the recalled products are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CPSC, the Crib Mattresses could create a gap between the mattress and crib ends larger than allowed by federal regulations, posing an entrapment hazard to infants. he firm has received two reports of infants becoming entrapped between the mattress and an end of the crib. The children were removed from the gap without injury.

This updated recall notification affects approximately 300,000 Crib Mattresses in the United States and about 44,000 in Canada. An estimated 169,000 VYSSA Crib Mattresses were recalled in the US in January 2015. This expansion includes about 131,000 SULTAN crib mattresses in the US and about 44,000 in Canada.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Crib Mattress, please do not let your child sleep on it. Instead, immediately inspect it by making sure there is no gap larger than the width of two fingers between the ends of the Crib and the Mattress. If any gap is larger than two fingers, you should immediately remove your child from the recalled bedding and return the Mattress to any IKEA store for an exchange or a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact IKEA at 1-888-966-4532. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.ikea-usa.com and click on the Product Recall link near the bottom of the page for more information.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-127
HCSC ID number: RA-53143
Recalls Direct RIN: 5284-2015
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