Recall: Jardine Recalls 96,000 More Cribs

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Jardine, today announced a voluntary recall of about 96,000 cribs sold by Babies R Us. The wooden crib slats can break, creating a gap, which can pose an entrapment and strangulation hazard to infants and toddlers.

CPSC has received 31 incident reports of slats breaking, including two reports of children becoming entrapped in the gap created by the broken slat on the crib models identified below. In 10 of these incidents, consumers reported that their child broke the slat while in the crib. There was one report of minor injuries (bumps and abrasions.)

This recall involves 7 models of Jardine wooden cribs with the date codes identified below. Cribs with other date codes are not affected by this recall. The date code and model number are printed on the label located on the inside of the bottom rail of the headboard or footboard.

Additional Recalled Jardine Cribs

Model #DescriptionDate Code Between
0102B00Drop-side Natural Olympia Single9/2005-1/2007
0102E00Drop-side Dark Pine Olympia Single9/2005-1/2008
0302P00Black Olympia Lifetime11/2005-5/2008
0302C00White Olympia Lifetime6/2006-12/2006
0312D00Americana Pecan 4-in-15/2006-11/2007
0308L00Antique Walnut Capri 4-in-112/2005-11/2007
0108C00Drop-side White Capri Single8/2006-11/2007

The recalled cribs were sold at KidsWorld, Geoffrey Stores, Toys “R” Us, and Babies “R” Us stores nationwide, and at babiesrus.com, from September 2005 through April 2009 for between $220 and $330.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cribs and contact Jardine to receive a full credit toward the purchase of a new crib. Jardine will provide consumers with detailed instructions for purchasing cribs in retail stores and online.

For additional information, contact Jardine at (800) 646-4106 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s Web site at http://www.jardinecribrecall.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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