Recall - infants risk - Dorel Infant Carriers, Seat

Posted on Monday, 21 December 2009 , 14:12:48 byEmil

Filed under dorelrecallnhtsainfantriskinjuryrestraintremedyRecall

Recall - infants risk - Dorel Infant Carriers, Seat

The NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) in collaboration with the Consumer Product Safety Commission US just made the announcement of the Dorel recall Infant Car Seat/Carriers, that presents a risk on infants - not holding them properly in place.

The recall statement reads 'When used as an infant carrier, the child restraint handle to the seat can loosen and come off, posing a fall hazard to infants'.

This recall got activated after Dorel got 77 reports involving the restraint handle of a child partially or complete coming off the auto carrier/seat. 3 children have accidents, bruises, head injury and bumps.

The notice states 'This recall involves Safety 1st, Cosco, Eddie Bauer and Disney-branded infant car seat/carriers with the following model numbers and that were manufactured from January 6, 2008 through April 6, 2009. The model number and manufacture date are located on a label on the side of the car seat/carrier. They were sold with Travel Systems. The stroller portion of the travel system is not affected by this recall'.

These faulty systems of restraint it's repairable having a free remedy wrap delivered by the group Dorel Juvenile.