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2012-02-04

Recall - Safety 1st Push 'n Snap Cabinet Lock & Dollarama Baby Bibs

The following recall notices are from HSW:


Health Canada reports of a recall involving Baby Bibs distributed by Dollarama. The bibs' lining contains a phthalate, specifically DEHP (Di(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate), which exceeds the allowable limit. Phthalates, including DEHP, may cause reproductive and developmental abnormalities in young children when soft vinyl products containing phthalates are sucked or chewed for extended periods.

See Product Details tab for specifics on the affected items.


Over 100,000 recalled bibs were sold in Canada from July 2011 to January 2012.

Corrective Action:Consumers should immediately take the recalled bibs away from children and dispose of them.

For more information, consumers may contact Dollarama by telephone at 1-888-755-1006 or by e-mail.

Health Canada reports of a recall involving Safety 1st Push 'n Snap Cabinet Lock. The cabinet locks can open easily when cabinet doors are pulled upon. As a result, cabinets that are expected to remain closed when these locks are used may be opened by young children posing an accessibility risk of the cabinet contents to these individuals.

See Product Details tab for specifics on the affected items, including additional photos.

Dorel Distribution Canada has received 45 reports of incidents related to this hazard, with one reported case of a child swallowing a cleaning fluid.

Over 150,00 of the recalled locks were sold in Canada from July 2008 to February 2012.

Corrective Action:Consumers should immediately stop using the affected cabinet lock and visit Dorel Distribution Canada's website to complete an online order form to obtain a free replacement lock.

Consumers may also call the Consumer Relations toll-free number 1-866-762-3212 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Consumers should not return product to retail stores.

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