RECALLED: Beco Baby Carrier Recalls "Beco Butterfly" Infant Carriers
Manufacturer: Beco Baby Carrier Inc., of Newport Beach, Calif.
Hazard: The buckles on the carrier shoulder straps can unexpectedly
release tension, causing the strap to slip through, posing a fall hazard
to the baby.
Incidents/Injuries: Beco has received eight reports of the carrier
straps slipping through the shoulder buckles. No injuries have been
Description: The recalled infant carriers were sold under brand name
"Beco Baby Carrier Butterfly." The carriers have a black label with a
green "b" logo on the left side and a butterfly on the right side. The
label is sewn on the outside of the carrier. The following carrier
styles are included in the recall: Mia, Pony Express, Carnival, Addison,
Ethan, Sophia, Cameron, Ava and Joshua.
Sold at: Specialty retail stores nationwide and internet sites from
January 2008 through February 2008 for about $140.
Remedy: should immediately stop using the carriers and contact Beco Baby
Carrier to receive instructions for returning the carriers for repair.
Consumer Contact: Consumers should contact Beco Baby Carrier Inc.
toll-free at (888) 943-8232/9-GET-BECO between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT
Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at
Wednesday, April 23, 2008
Another recall notice
The last time I posted a recall notice I was very glad I did, because a commenter said that she DID have the item and hadn't heard about the recall! So here is another one, because I care about you, dear readers. :)