Evenflo Recalls Convertible High Chairs Due to Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Evenflo, today announced a voluntary recall of about 35,000 convertible high chairs due to fall hazard. The tray on these specific Evenflo high chairs that convert from a high chair to toddler-size table and chair can unexpectedly detach and allow an unrestrained child to fall.

Model Name | Model Number

Dottie Lime | 29111259

Dottie Rose | 29111271

Marianna | 29111234

Evenflo High Chair Recall

 

Name of Product: Convertible high chairs

Products: About 35,000 in the United States

Distributor: Evenflo Inc., of Miamisburg, Ohio

Hazard: The activity tray on the high chair can unexpectedly detach and allow an unrestrained child to fall, posing a risk of injury to the child.

Incidents/Injuries: Evenflo has received 18 reports of trays that detached, including eight reports of children who fell from the high chair and sustained bumps and bruises.

Description: This recall involves Evenflo high chairs that convert from a high chair to toddler-size table and chair. The convertible high chair can be identified by the model names and numbers listed below. Model numbers are located on a label on the lower portion of one of the high chair’s legs.

Model Name | Model Number

Dottie Lime | 29111259

Dottie Rose | 29111271

Marianna | 29111234

Sold at: Toys “R” Us and Walmart stores nationwide and online at Walmart.com and Wayfair.com between December 2011 and June 2012 for about $40.

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: Consumers with the recalled highchairs should immediately contact Evenflo for a replacement tray with installation and use instructions.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, please contact Evenflo at (800) 233-5921 between 8 a.m. through 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at http://safety.evenflo.com

About Hollie Schultz

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 Chicago. She loves the city but hates the cold!

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