**** Recall via Health Canada
DaVinci Bailey Bassinet recalled due to fall hazard
Common name: DaVinci Bailey Bassinet model number #M0934
Product description: The DaVinci Bailey Bassinet is a wooden infant bassinet which measures approximately 37.9″ x 20.1″ x 30″ and weighs approximately 21 lbs. The bassinet is made of New Zealand pine and MDF and is sold with an included 1″ waterproof cradle pad. The bassinet converts to a toy storage box by removing the x-cross legs.
Hazard identified: If the bassinet is moved across the floor with enough friction or shaken with significant pressure, the lateral forces may cause the wooden legs to break at or near the attachment point where the legs are screwed into the supporting cross beam. If a leg of the bassinet were to break with an occupant inside, the bassinet could present a fall hazard.
As of December 3rd 2019, the company has received zero reports of injuries in Canada or the United States. In the United States, the company has received 19 incidents where the bassinet’s legs broke.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product, remove and dispose of the legs. Consumers will be provided with a free repair kit with instructions on removing the current legs and assembling the new support legs to the bassinet. Consumers may continue to safely use the principal enclosure as a storage bin or toy box by simply removing the legs.
For more information, consumers may contact DaVinci toll-free at (838) 932-0208 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Pacific Time, Monday to Friday, by email or can initiate a free repair kit online. Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission’s website https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/DaVinci-Recalls-Bassinets-Due-to-Fall-Hazard-Recall-Alert
Surly Bicycle Racks recalled due to crash or injury hazard
Product description: This recall involves all Surly 8-Pack bicycle racks and Surly 24-Pack bicycle racks and Pack Rat Bicycles equipped with these racks. The racks have black and silver finishes and are made of tubular Chromoly steel. They are intended for use on the front of a bicycle.
Hazard identified: The recalled front bicycle rack can loosen and contact the front wheel, posing a crash or injury hazard to the user As of December 2, 2019, Surly has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, Surly has received 18 reports of racks failing, including seven reports of minor injuries including sprains and lacerations, and five reports of serious injuries including a fractured vertebra.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycle racks and contact the bike shop or online retailer where it was originally purchased to arrange for a free repair.
For more information, consumers may contact Surly Bikes toll-free at 1-877-773-3191 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online and click on the “Safety Recall 8 and 24-Pack Rack” button for more information.