Crate and Barrel has issued a voluntary recall for activity push walkers due to potential choking and laceration hazards to children caused by damage over time. Representatives for Crate and Barrel did not immediately return Red Tricycle’s request for comment.
If you have this product at home, read on for more important information on the recall.
Recalled Product Description: Crate and Barrel Activity Push Walker
The item under recall is a Crate and Barrel Activity Push Walker, also known as a Baby Push Walker, which is used to help babies learn to walk. The items were sold exclusively online at http://www.crateandbarrel.com from Jan. 2019 through Apr. 2019 for about $100. The wooden recalled walkers are approximately 17 inches high on four wheels and feature child development activities on the front.
Why the Push Walkers Were Recalled
The push walkers were recalled due to the potential to cause choking or lacerations in children. Over time the walkers can become damaged exposing sharp corners and losing small parts. While no injuries have been reported, Crate and Barrel has received three reports of small parts becoming exposed.
How to Tell If Your Walker Was Recalled
All of the walkers under recall were sold exclusively online and feature the SKU Number 124-248, which can be found on a white 1-square-inch sticker on the bottom.
What Parents Can Do
Stop using the product immediately and contact Crate and Barrel for a refund at 800-451-8217 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Saturday and Sunday or online at www.crateandbarrel.com and click on “Product Recall” for more information.