April 19, 1990
J. C. Penney "Support Sack" Infant Cushions Recalled
Dallas, TX (SafetyAlerts) - J. C. Penney Company,
Inc. is voluntarily recalling approximately 4,700 of its "Support Sack" infant
cushions because of a suffocation risk. CPSC has received 19 reports that an infant was
found dead lying face-down on similar bean bag infant cushions. None of the reported
deaths involve products sold by J.C. Penney.
The Support Sacks that J. C. Penney is recalling
are the following:
- Disney Babies Toddletime Support Sack
Retail Lot No. 341-5025
- Sleepy Time Bears Toddletime Support Sack
Retail Lot No. 341-5525
- Sesame Street Support Sack
Retail Lot No. 331-5625
These were sold nationwide in J. C.
Penney stores for approximately $16.00 - $17.00.
J.C. Penney and CPSC staff urge
consumers to stop using the above listed products immediately and return them to any J. C.
Penney store for a full refund.
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