New York-based company Skip Hop is recalling 9,900 Tuo convertible high chairs in the U.S. and Canada after it was discovered that the front legs can detach from the chair, posing a fall hazard. Here's what you need to know, plus how to tell if your chair is included in the recall.
What Was Recalled?
The recall includes 9,900 charcoal-colored Tuo convertible high chairs sold in the U.S. and Canada. The chairs have a reversible seat pad, removable tray, 5-point harness and beechwood legs. The recalled chairs include style numbers 304200 and 304200CN.
The date numbers (found on the back of the chair) of the recalled chairs are:
The affected chairs were sold at Babies ”R” Us, Buy Buy Baby, Target, Kohls, Dillards and online at Amazon.com and Skiphop.com from December 2016 through September 2017. They retailed for about $160.
Why Was It Recalled?
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Skip Hop has received 13 reports of the legs of the chair detaching, resulting in two reports of injuries to children.
What Else Should Parents Know?
If your chair is included in the recall, stop using it and contact Skip Hop for a free replacement. You can also visit SkipHop.com or call the company at 888-282-4674 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday for more information.