September 10, 2003CPSC, SunTech Enterprises Inc. Announce
Recall Baby Walkers
The U.S. Consumer
Product Safety Commission announces the following recall in voluntary
cooperation with the firm below. Consumers should stop using recalled
products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: "Sun Kids" and "Happy Baby" Baby Walkers
Units: About 4,100
Manufacturer: SunTech Enterprises Inc., City of Commerce, Calif.
Hazard: The walkers will fit through a standard doorway and are not designed
to stop at the edge of a step. Babies using these walkers can be seriously
injured or killed if they fall down stairs.
Incidents/Injuries: No injuries have been reported relating to these
Description: The recalled baby walkers are made with a plastic frame
supported by six or eight wheels on the bottom. The walkers are blue, pink
or bright green with a padded seat and an activity tray. "SUN KIDS" or
"HAPPY BABY" labels appear on some of the walkers.
Sold at: Small retailers and flea markets in Texas and California sold the
walkers from November 2002 through April 2003 for between $15 and $25.
Manufactured in: Taiwan
Remedy: Return to the store where purchased or contact the firm to receive a
Consumer Contact: SunTech Enterprises Inc. at (866) 992-5766 between 8 a.m.
and 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday.