DaVinci Bailey Bassinet recalled due to fall hazard

Starting date:
December 5, 2019
Posting date:
December 5, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Children's Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-71459

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: DaVinci Bailey Bassinet.
  • Issue: The wooden legs of the bassinet may split or break when moving the bassinet across the floor and may present a fall hazard.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the bassinet and remove and dispose of the legs.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Bexco Enterprises, Inc, d/b/a Million Dollar Baby Corporation d/b/a DaVinci Baby.

Affected products

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.

The following products are included in the recall:
Colour Model UPC code
Grey M0934G 048517826577
Espresso M0934E 048517826591
Natural M0934N 048517826850
White M0934W 048517826584

 

 

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.

Number sold

Approximately 188 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and approximately 2,262 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from August 2018 to September 6, 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Taiwan

Companies

Distributor
Bexco Enterprises, Inc, d/b/a Million Dollar Baby Corporation d/b/a DaVinci Baby
California
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

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

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.