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Recalls: Wii four-dock recharge station, Circo booster seats, more

Psyclone Essentials and React Wii 4-Dock Battery Recharge Stations

Company: Griffin International Cos. Inc.

Quantity: 220,000.

Why? The battery pack can overheat, posing a burn or fire hazard.

What models? The Wii 4-Dock Recharge Station includes a white docking station with four recharge stations and a four rechargeable battery pack. Brand names are on the front of the packaging and the model numbers, Psyclone (PSE6501) and React (RT530), can be found on the bottom side of the product.

Where sold? The Psyclone Essentials brand was sold at Target, Toys R Us and Amazon.com; React was sold at Best Buy stores.

What to do? Call Griffin toll-free at 1-888-344-4702, e-mail productsafety@psyclonegamer.com or visit www.psyclonegamer.com/Wii4Dock.

Circo booster seats

Company: Target.

Quantity: 43,000.

Why? The booster seat restraint buckle can open unexpectedly, allowing a child to fall from the chair.

What models? Circo booster seats with manufacture date codes XJ0811, XJ0812, XJ0901 and XJ0902. The plastic booster seat is blue with green trim and has white straps. The manufacture date code is printed on the backside of the seat next to the consumer warning information. "Circo" can be found on a label located in the front of the seat.

Where sold? Target.

What to do? Call Target toll-free at 1-800-440-0680 or visit www.target.com.

Safety 1st SmartLight stair gates

Company: Dorel Juvenile Group USA.

Quantity: 31,500.

Why? The hinges that hold the stair gate in place can break, posing a fall hazard if the gate is placed at the top of the stairs.

What models? Safety 1st SmartLight Stair Gate with model number 42111, which is printed on a sticker under the handle panel. The gates, manufactured before Dec. 20, 2008, are white metal with a gray handle and a motion sensor nightlight that illuminates on approach. The manufacture date is located below the gate's handle as a date wheel imprinted in the plastic; an arrow indicates the month, and the year is stamped inside the circle. The manufacture date is also printed on a sticker inside the battery door.

Where sold? Babies 'R Us, Toys 'R Us, Wal-Mart and other retailers.

What to do? Call Dorel toll-free at 1-866-690-2540, visit www.djgusa.com/safety_notice or email to Smartlightgate@djgusa.com.

Bay West & Hillyard paper towel dispenser

Company: Global Plastics Ltd.

Quantity: 14,000.

Why? The dispenser's electric board can overheat, posing a fire hazard.

What models? Baywest & Hillyard Hybrid Wave N Cut hybrid paper towel dispenser, which can operate in either a mechanical or electronic mode.

Where sold? Bay West & Hillyard to commercial customers.

What to do? Call Global toll-free at 1-888-225-7380 or visit www.globalplastics.com.

Jump 'n Jive doorway jumpers

Company: Graco Children's Products Inc.

Quantity: 2,400.

Why? The doorway jumpers include detachable toys that are attached to the jumper straps with strips of hook and loop fabric. The strips of fabric are not permanently attached to the toys and can become detached during use, posing a choking hazard.

What models? The doorway jumper includes an interactive musical dance mat and two detachable toys. The model number, 1755544, appears on the carton UPC label and on the underside of the jumper tray.

Where sold? Babies 'R Us and other children's specialty retail stores, and amazon.com.

What to do? Call Graco toll-free at 1-800-345-4109 or visit www.gracobaby.com.

Recalls: Wii four-dock recharge station, Circo booster seats, more 08/12/09 [Last modified: Wednesday, August 12, 2009 5:54pm]
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