Britax B-Ready Stroller & Top Seat Recall [US & Canada]


Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Britax B-Ready Strollers & Top Seats Recall [US & Canada]Britax recalls approximately 60,320 B-Ready Strollers and B-Ready Top Seats due to choking hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/Y93MM; HCSC: http://ht.ly/Y93OD

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Britax-Recalls-Strollers-and-Replacement-Top-Seats/

Direct Canada link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/56654r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Britax B-Ready Strollers and B-Ready Replacement Top Seats that were sold separately.

The recalled B-Ready Strollers have a silver or black frame with a solid-colored top seat in a variety of colors. The Britax logo is on the Stroller’s side hinges and foot rest. The brand, “B-Ready” is printed on the sides of the Stroller frame. The Stroller’s model number and date of manufacture are printed on a label on the Stroller’s frame between the front wheels or on the inside frame that connects to the back right wheel.

The replacement Top Seats were sold separately in a variety of colors and fit into the Stroller’s frame. The replacement top seat’s model number and date of manufacture are printed on a black label on the right side tube above the adjuster button, under the fabric cover, as follows:

  • B-Ready Stroller Models:
    • Recalled model numbers: U281767, U281768, U281771, U281772, U281773, U281774, U281784, U281792, U281793, U281794, U281795, U281796, U281797
    • Manufacture date ranges: April 1, 2010 (“2010/04/01”) through December 31, 2012 (“2012/12/31”)
  • B-Ready Replacement Top Seats:
    • Recalled model numbers: S845600, S845700, S845800, S845900, S855000, S855100, S856600, S870200, S870300, S870600
    • Manufacture date ranges: April 1, 2010 (“2010/04/01”) through December 31, 2012 (“2012/12/31”)

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

According to the CPSC, the foam padding on the Stroller’s arm bar can come off in fragments if the child bites the arm bar, posing a choking hazard. Britax has received 117 reports of children biting the arm bar foam padding, including five (5) reports of children choking or gagging on foam fragments.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled B-Ready Strollers and/or B-Ready Top Seats, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

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

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Britax at 1-800-683-2045 from 8:30 AM to 5:45 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Thursday and from 8:30 AM to 4:45 PM on Friday.

Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at Britax.Recall@britax.com or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.us.britax.com and click on Safety Notice link at the top right, or http://www.B-ReadyRecall.com for more information.

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Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 16-080
HCSC ID number: RA-56654
Recalls Direct RIN: 6496-2016
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