4moms Recalls Some MamaRoo Swings, RockaRoo Rockers Over Strangulation Hazard

The US Shopper Product Security Fee and 4moms introduced Monday that 4moms MamaRoo swings with a three-point harness, in addition to the corporate’s RockaRoo rockers, are being recalled as a result of the strap that dangles beneath the seat when the swing or rocker is empty poses a strangulation hazard for a child that could be crawling close to it. 

Two incidents involving a MamaRoo swing, together with one which resulted in an toddler’s demise, have been reported to 4moms, the announcement stated. 

The recalled child merchandise embrace 2 million swings and 220,000 rockers bought within the US at locations together with BuyBuy Child, Goal, Amazon and 4moms.com, from January 2010 by means of August 2022. The affected MamaRoo swings embrace variations 1.0, 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0  (mannequin numbers 4M-005, 1026 and 1037), not the mannequin that makes use of a five-point harness, in accordance with the recall. The recalled RockaRoo mannequin is 4M-012. 

A recalled RockaRoo

A RockaRoo rocker. 

US Shopper Product Security Fee/4moms

Mother and father who personal a rocker or swing ought to cease utilizing it instantly and put it in a spot the place a crawling toddler cannot get to it. 4moms is asking clients to contact it at 877-870-7390 or [email protected] or by visiting the corporate’s web site to register for a free strap fastener which can maintain the straps from falling down and being a hazard. 

When you contact 4moms and get your strap fastener, the corporate has a video tutorial on YouTube on learn how to connect the clip and make your rocker or swing protected to make use of.

The knowledge contained on this article is for academic and informational functions solely and isn’t meant as well being or medical recommendation. At all times seek the advice of a doctor or different certified well being supplier relating to any questions you could have a few medical situation or well being goals.

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