Graco Recalls 90,000 Classic Wood Highchairs Due to Fall Hazard

It’s recall time again, my friends! Another high chair with a fall hazard! This one is a true high chair problem and not a parent-user error. Here is all the details from the CPSC:

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with Graco, yesterday announced a voluntary recall ofย  approximately 90,000 Graco Classic Wood Highchairs due to fall hazard. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: Graco Classic Wood Highchairs

Units: About 86,000 in the United States and 3,400 in Canada

Importer: Graco Children’s Products Inc., of Atlanta, Ga.

Hazard: The high chair’s seat can loosen or detach from the base, posing a fall hazard to the child.

Incidents/Injuries: Graco has received 58 reports of the high chairs’ seats loosening or detaching from the base. There have been nine reports of children falling as the seat detached from the base, resulting in reports of bumps, bruises and scratches. Graco has received one report of a concussion in Canada.

Description: This recall involves all Graco brand Classic Wood Highchairs sold in three wood finishes. The high chair has a top seat, bottom leg assembly and removable tray. The high chair is sold with a beige fabric seat cover. Model number 3C00BPN, 3C00BPN TC, 3C00CHY, 3C00CHY TC, 3C00CPO or 3C00CPO TC is printed on a label on the underside of the seat assembly.

Sold at: Babies R Us, Burlington Coat Factory and other retail stores nationwide and at Target.com and Walmart.com and other online retailers between September 2007 and December 2010 for about $130.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled high chairs and contact Graco for a free repair kit.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Graco at (800) 345-4109 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday and, or visit the firm’s website at www.gracobaby.com

 

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Baby Gizmo founder Hollie Schultz is the proud mom of three adorable kids. This certified CPS (Child Passenger Safety) Tech and baby gear expert is the host of the Baby Gizmo video reviews giving moms the inside look at baby products before they purchase them. Hollie is also the co-author of The Baby Gizmo Buying Guide. A former resident of Los Angeles, she and her family now live in North Carolina where she is having a blast designing and decorating her new home.

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