According to a news release from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission ,14,000 of Infantino’s baby carriers have been recalled because its buckle can break, and the child can fall out. The front facing infant carriers are cotton with a front padded pouch. The carriers have a black body and black straps or a gray body and black straps.
If you have one of these popular baby carriers, you can return it and get a free replacement.
Only Infantino carriers with the following four lot codes are included in the recall. The product name and lot code are identified on label sewn into the inside of the carriers.
Go Forward 4-in-1 Evolved Ergonomic Carrier – lot code: 2018 0619
Go Forward 4-in-1 Evolved Ergonomic Carrier – lot code: 2018 0719
Flip Front2back Carrier – lot code 2018 0719
Up Close Newborn Carrier – lot code 2018 0719
Other similar products were not affected by this recall.
The affected carriers were sold at Target and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon from November 2019 through December 2019 for between $30 and $50.
Consumers can call Infantino at 1-800-840-4916, email the company at Recall@infantino.com or visit the website and click on Recalls for more information.
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