Washington, DC—(ENEWSPF)—January 25, 2018
By: Rosemary Piser
Name of product: Lights & Lullabies travel mobiles
Hazard: The clamp attaching the mobile to the crib rail can break causing the mobile to fall, posing an injury hazard to an infant in the crib.
Remedy: Refund or Replace
Recall date: January 25, 2018
Units: About 37,000 in the U.S. (In addition, 4,800 were sold in Canada.)
In Conjunction With: Canada
Description: This recall involves VTech Lights & Lullabies Travel mobiles. The recalled mobiles were sold in blue and pink. The model numbers are 80-503000 (blue) and 80-503050 (pink). The pink mobile was sold exclusively at Amazon.com. The mobile has a white and pink or white and blue plastic arm that clamps onto the side of a crib. It has three star attachments that hang from the top. The mobile has a music button that plays music, nature sounds and nursery rhymes. The mobile measures 5 inches wide by 15.8 inches tall. The model numbers are printed on the battery compartment door.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled mobiles and contact Vtech for a full refund or a replacement product.
Incidents/Injuries: Vtech has received six reports of the clamp cracking. No injuries have been reported.
Sold At: Kmart, Walmart and online at Amazon.com and zulily.com from February 2017 through November 2017 for about $25.
Manufacturer(s): VTech Electronics Ltd, of China
Importer(s): VTech Electronics North America LLC, of Arlington Heights, Ill.
Distributor(s): VTech Electronics North America LLC, of Arlington Heights,Ill.
Manufactured In: China
Recall number: 18-084