April 6, 2000Fisher-Price 3-in-1 Cradle
Aurora, NY (SafetyAlerts)
- Fisher-Price has announced the recall of 3-in-1 Cradle Swings with detachable carriers
because, when used as a carrier, the handle could unlock and tilt forward causing the
infant to fall out of the swing.
There have been 28 reports of the
carrier's handle unexpectedly releasing when used as a carrier, resulting in injuries to
10 infants. The injuries include a skull fracture, bumps, bruises and scrapes to the head.
According to the reports, some injuries occurred to infants who were restrained in the
They are model numbers 79321 and
79322, which can be found on the underside of the motor housing and on the bottom of the
seat. Model numbers 79454, 79456 and 79386 are not affected by this recall.
Mass merchandise, juvenile products
and major discount stores sold the 3-in-1 Cradle Swings nationwide from March 1997 through
January 1999 for about $100.
Consumers with affected 3-in-1 Cradle Swings
should stop using them immediately and contact Fisher-Price at 1-800-505-0600 Monday
through Friday, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafeMail subscribers April 7,
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