Skip Hop recalls Tuo Convertible High Chairs

Starting date:
January 9, 2018
Posting date:
January 9, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fall Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-65634

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Skip Hop

Affected products

Tuo Convertible High Chair, charcoal color with certain date codes on back

Product description

This recall involves the charcoal colored Tuo Convertible High Chair, which can be converted into a toddler chair. The only highchairs involved in this recall are the ones with style numbers of 304200 and 304200-CN with date codes on the back of the chair as follows: HH102016, HH11/2016, HH3/2017 and HH4/2017.The highchairs have a reversible seat pad, removable tray, 5-point harness, beechwood footrest and legs. Other chairs are not involved.

Hazard identified

The front legs on the highchair can detach from the seat, posing a fall and injury hazard to children.

As of January 9, 2018, the company has received no reports of detached legs in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 2 reports of bruising.

Number sold

Approximately 2,000 units of the affected products were sold in Canada and approximately 7,900 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from December 2016 to September 2017 in Canada and the United States at various retailers and online stores.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Skip Hop, Inc.
New York
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled high chairs and contact Skip Hop for a free replacement.

For more information, consumers can contact Skip Hop by telephone toll-free at 1-888-282-4674 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email  or online and click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page under Shopping With Us for more information.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission’s website.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.