Madison Mill Foldaway Safely Gate Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Madison Mill branded Foldaway Safely Gate Recall [US & Canada]Madison Mill recalls an estimated 93,580 Madison Mill branded Foldaway Safety Gates due to improper gate component sizing and/or spacing and consequential risks of entrapment and strangulation, both serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/aIiX30dkpH6; HCSC: http://ht.ly/PTMZ30dkIhB

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Madison-Mill-Recalls-Safety-Gates

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/60578r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain batch/lots of Madison Mill model 23 and 25 Foldaway Expandable Safety Gates.

The Foldaway Safety Gates are made of hardwood and are used to secure children or small pets in certain areas of the home. Item number 23 extends horizontally to approximately three feet while Item number 25 extends to approximately five feet. The model and item number can be found on the original packaging.

  • Madison Mill 23 Foldaway Gate, model 23 extends to 3 feet (36 inches)
  • Madison Mill 25 Foldaway Gate, model 25 extends to 5 feet (60 inches)

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Foldaway Safety Gates are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, a young child’s neck can fit into the “V” shaped opening along the top edge of the gate, posing entrapment and strangulation hazards to young children. Also, young children can pass under the gate allowing access to restricted areas, such as stairs. If this occurs, the child can be injured by a fall downward or by access to an otherwise restricted area of the residence.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Madison Mill branded Foldaway Safety Gates, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Madison Mill Inc. by telephone at 1-615-351-3079 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at tom.mckelvey@madisonmill.com or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.madisonmill.com and click on the “Product Recalls” link for more information.

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

Please also note: other Foldaway-type Baby Gates produced by this company have been recalled. To see all recall notifications regarding this product, please search for “Madison Mill” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Infants and Children, please search for “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Fall hazard, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-173
HCSC ID number: RA-60578
Recalls Direct RIN: 8902-2017
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/

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