Health Canada reports of a recall involving Mother's Touch Baby Bather and Deluxe Baby Bather.When the product is misused as an infant carrier, the headrest may fold and the child can fall from the bather.See HSW Products tab for specifics on the affected item (including additional photos). ▲Summer Infant Inc. and the US CPSC have received 7 reports of incidents, including 5 head injuries from falls.
Sold across Canada from September 2004 to November 2011.
Corrective Action:Consumers should contact Summer Infant Inc. for a free repair kit which includes a locking strap and instructions. Consumers are advised NEVER to use the bather as a carrier, even with the locking strap installed, as warned on the product, retail package and instruction booklet.
Consumers are also advised to not return to stores as the retailers will not have the repair kit.
For more information, consumers may contact Summer Infant at 1-800-426-4627 between 8 AM and 5 PM ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website.