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Baby jumper on list of recalled products

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Monday, July 29, 2013 - 12:01 am

A line of baby activity centers with an attachment that can hit and injure an infant is among this week's recalled consumer products.

Here's a more detailed look:

Baby jumpers

Details: Baby Einstein musical motion activity jumpers with model number 90564 on a tag attached to the underside of the seat. The stationary activity centers have a support seat covered in blue fabric attached to a large white metal frame with brightly colored toys surrounding the seat. The yellow sun toy is attached to the seat frame on a flexible stalk with either three or five brightly colored rings. A date code is located in the lower right corner of the label on the back of the blue seat pad. The following date codes, indicating a manufacture date before 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 and OK1. They were sold from May 2010 through May 2013.

Why: The “sun” toy can rebound with force and injure the infant.

Incidents: 100 reports of incidents including 61 injuries. Reported injuries include bruises, cuts to the face, a 7-month-old boy with a lineal skull fracture, and a chipped tooth to an adult.

How many: About 400,000 in the U.S. and 8,500 in Canada.

For more: Call Kids II at 1-877-325-7056 or visit www.kidsii.com, then click on the Recall link at the bottom of the page.

Fan heaters

Details: Soleil portable fan heaters with model number LH-707. The model number is printed on the underside of the fan on a sticker. They were sold at Home Depot stores from September 2012 through May.

Why: The portable fan's plastic housing can melt, deform and catch fire during use.

Incidents: 464 reports of the fans melting. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

How many: About 107,000.

For more: Call Home Depot at 1-877-527-0313 or visit www.homedepot.com and click on Product Recalls for more information.