The hardware on the cribs can become loose and detach, allowing the sides of the crib to widen, creating a hazardous gap in which infants and toddlers can become wedged or entrapped, posing risks of suffocation and strangulation. Hardware failures can also lead to the crib to collapse as sides may detach.
Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these strollers do not meet the Carriages and Strollers Regulations in Canada. Specifically, the strollers do not meet the latching system requirements for folding strollers as they do not have a safety device independent from the latching device to prevent folding.
Drawstrings on children's outerwear can become caught on playground equipment, fences or other objects and result in strangulation, or in the case of vehicles, in the child being dragged.
Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these strollers do not meet the Carriages and Strollers Regulations in Canada. Specifically, the strollers contain barium in excess of allowable limits.
A drawstring in the poncho’s hood poses a strangulation hazard to children.
With the holiday season upon us, many Canadians will be turning to the Web to shop. While online shopping can be convenient, consumers should be aware that some products available online are prohibited in Canada, non-compliant with Canadian regulations or have been found to be unsafe. Examples of such products found online include baby walkers, infant self-feeding devices, relighting candles, and small powerful magnet sets.
The recalled chests of drawers can tip-over if not securely anchored to the wall, posing a tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or serious injuries to children.
The ears on the elephant rattle can break releasing a metal rod that can pose a choking hazard to young children.
As of November 17, 2017, the company has received 5 reports of the ear breaking in Canada, and no reports of injury.
The closure snaps may detach from the jacket resulting in a choking hazard for children.
The snaps on the fleece pullovers can detach, posing a choking hazard.
The snaps on the jacket may detach and pose a choking hazard to children.
The fabric covering the antennas can easily come off presenting a risk of injury.
Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that the feather boas do not meet the requirements for textile flammability under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.
Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these boas do not meet the requirements for textile flammability under Canadian law.
The Fisher-Price Soothing Motions Seat motor housing may overheat, posing a fire hazard.
The eyes may detach from the product, posing a choking hazard. The product may also present an entrapment hazard and exceed the permitted concentrations for phthalates set by Health Canada.
The metal post and/or handle of the wind up mechanism can detach, posing a choking hazard to young children.
Costume and decoration safety
The clear plastic layer over the graphics can peel or bubble from the surface of the plates or bowls, posing a potential choking hazard to young children.
The RumbleSeat with the recalled adapters can become detached from the stroller frame presenting a fall hazard to the occupant.