400,000 Baby Einstein Activity Jumpers Recalled Due To Impact Hazard

Yikes! After 100 incidents and 59 injuries in the United States as well as 2 in Canada, Health Canada and CPSC have issued a reacll for the Baby Einstein Musical Motion Activity Jumper. The recall is for the sun toy specifically which was manufactured before November 2011. The “sun toy” attached to the Baby Einstein Musical Motion Activity Jumper can rebound with force and hurt kids. model number 90564 can be found on a tag attached to the back of the seat pad.

These stationary activity centers have a support seat covered in blue fabric attached to a large white metal frame and include a variety of brightly coloured toys surrounding the seat. The yellow sun toy is attached to the seat frame on a flexible stalk with either three or five brightly coloured rings.

A date code is located in the lower right corner of the sewn-in label on the back of the blue seat pad. The following date codes, indicating a manufacture date prior to November 2011, are included in the recall:

  • OD0,
  • OE0,
  • OF0,
  • OG0,
  • OH0,
  • OI0,
  • OJ0,
  • OK0,
  • OL0,
  • OA1,
  • OB1,
  • OC1,
  • OD1,
  • OE1,
  • OF1,
  • OG1,
  • OH1,
  • OI1,
  • OJ1,
  • OK1

The children who were injured received bruises or cuts to the face and one child, a 7-month-old boy in the United States, suffered from a linear skull fracture and an adult chipped his tooth.

Approximately 400,000 products were sold in the United States and Canada.  8,500 of those were sold in Canada. The products were sold at Sears, Target, Toys R Us, Walmart, Costco and other retail stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com between May 2010 and May 2013.

For more information, consumers may contact Kids II toll-free at 1-877-325-7056 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website, and click on the recall link at the bottom of the page for more information.