Mothercare crib recalled due to child injury fears

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 06 February, 2018, 09:13

Mothercare has recalled a children’s crib due to a safety issue which presents a risk of injury.

The Hyde Crib has been found to potentially have its base detach from the frame of the item, in what the company say is a small number of cribs sold.

Affected units have batch dates from January 2017 to November 2017. All earlier batch dates are unaffected. The batch date can be found on the crib base.

Full details are as follows:Style: R2412Barcode: 502146378938-2

If the bottom rail, with blocks on which you sit the base, is shorter than the top rail then your crib is not affected, picture A.

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If the bottom rail, with blocks on which you sit the base, is longer than the top rail then your crib is unsafe and should be returned to store, picture B.

If your crib is affected, customers are advised to stop using it immediately and return the product to a mothercare store where a full refund will be given.

Queries can be addressed to the company by phone on: 0344 875 5122 or via email: hydecribenquiries@mothercare.com

A company statement read: “This action has been taken to ensure the safety and well-being of our customers and we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.”