Cool Baby Portable Cot Bed Recall [Australia]


Cool Baby Portable Cot Bed Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Union Australia Pty Ltd., an e-Bay seller, recalls certain batch/lots of Cool Baby branded Portable Cot Beds due to suspected failure to comply with Australia’s mandatory standard ‘Trade Practices Act 1974 – Consumer Protection Notice No. 4 of 2008 – Consumer Product Safety Standard for Children’s Portable Folding Cots.’ with consequential risks of injury and suffocation to infants or young children, all serious safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/gA6b30pdpeP

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/price-down-gallery-pty-ltd-bubs-gallery-travel-cot

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Children’s Travel Cot Beds are subject to this recall:

  • Cool Baby branded Portable Cots, made of mesh and lightweight aluminum sold in navy and purple colour schemes suitable for infants ranging from newborn up to 13 kilograms. The recalled package includes the Mattress itself, Baby Cot and Travelling Bag designed to enclose and carry both the Mattress and the Cot.

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

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Cot’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Travel Cots can be found on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, the safety markings on the recalled Portable Cots are not satisfactory and are the missing required warning statements including missing the warning to use the Mattress specifically supplied by the manufacturer and not to add an extra mattress. If the Mattress is not used correctly, there may be a risk of suffocation to infants or young children.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Portable Cots please do not use them for your child. Instead, contact Union Australia to arrange for a label to be provided with the required warnings. This label should be permanently attached to the Cot.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Union Australia by e-mail at business@bsyg.com.au

==> 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 concerning products that pose a Injury hazard, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Union Australia Pty Ltd., please search for “Union Australia” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Cool Baby brand, please search for “Cool Baby” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2019/17580
Recalls Direct RIN: 11888-2019

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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.productsafety.gov.au/contact-us/for-consumers/report-an-unsafe-product
Search for a recalled product on the ACCC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/browse-all-recalls

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