Babies ‘R’ Us Plastic Bath Support Recall [Australia]

Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Babies 'R' Us Plastic Bath Support Recall [Australia]Summer Infant, Inc. recalls certain batch/lots of Babies “R” Us branded Moulded Plastic Bath Supports due to suspected failure to comply with printed warnings as required by Australia’s mandatory standard Trade Practices (Consumer Product Safety Standard) (Baby Bath Aids) Regulations 2005 and consequential child drowning hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/fUBL30aMKQf

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/summer-infant-inc-babies-r-us-moulded-plastic-bath-support

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Baby Bathing Aids are subject to this recall: Continue reading

Oceana Inflatable Swim Ring Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Oceana Inflatable Swim Ring Recall [Australia]Oceana International Pty Ltd. recalls certain batch/lots of Inflatable Swim Rings due to suspected failure to comply with Australia’s mandatory standard Consumer Protection Notice Number 2 of 2009 Consumer Product Safety Standard for Flotation Toys and Aquatic Toys and consequential drowning hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/fN7D30auSPA

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/oceana-international-pty-ltd-a132005-swim-ring

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Inflatable Swim Rings are subject to this recall:

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US CPSC Approves New Safety Standard for Infant Bath Tubs

US FlagUS/Washington: Consumer Product Safety Commission LogoUS Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) approves new federal standard intended to improve the safety of Infant Bath Tubs and prevent drownings.

The new federal safety standard incorporates the most recent voluntary standard developed by ASTM International (ASTM F2670-17 Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Infant Bath Tubs). This mandatory standard contains several requirements for Infant Bath Tubs, including the following:

  • Latching and locking mechanism requirements
  • Static load testing
  • Drowning and fall warnings, markings, and instructions

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Gemwide Trading Tortoise Toy Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Gemwisde Trading Tortoise Toy Recall [Australia]Gemwide Trading recalls some/certain batch/lots of Tortoise Toys due to risk of component detachment and consequential Choking hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/JLWH309qn1y

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/gemwide-trading-naughty-tortoise-toy

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Plastic Toys are subject to this recall:

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Gemwide Crocodile & Dog Toy Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Gemwide Crocodile & Dog Toy Recall [Australia]Gemwide Trading recalls some/certain batch/lots of Crocodile & Dog Wind-Up Toys due to risk of component detachment and consequential Choking hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/LdKw309eQSN

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/gemwide-trading-crocodile-dog-toys

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Plastic Toys are subject to this recall:

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Rivers Inflatable Pool Toy Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Rivers Inflatable Pool Toy Recall [Australia]Rivers Australia recalls certain batch/lots of Inflatable Pool Toys due to suspected failure to have appropriate warning labels in accordance with Consumer Protection Notice Number 2 of 2009 and consequential increased risk of drowning. ACCC: http://ht.ly/iKQr309ctoN

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/rivers-australia-inflatable-pool-toys

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Inflatable Pool Toys are subject to this recall:

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Ben 10 “Baby Float” Aquatic Toy Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Ben 10 "Baby Float" Aquatic Toy Recall [Australia]Wens Bros Trading Pty Ltd recalls certain batch/lots of Ben 10 “Baby Float” Aquatic Toy due to suspected failure to comply with the labeling requirements of Australia’s Consumer Protection Notice No. 2 of 2009 – Consumer Product Safety Standard: Flotation Toys and Aquatic Toys and consequential child drowning hazard. ACCC: http://ht.ly/NKPO308WJul

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/wens-bros-trading-pty-ltd-ben-10-baby-float-aquatic-toy

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Child Floatation Devices are subject to this recall:

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