Rechargeable Batteries Used with Slim & Secure™ Handheld Color Video Monitors
Summer Infant, Inc.
In cooperation with the United States Consumer Product Commission, Summer Infant, Inc., Woonsocket, RI, announces a recall to replace rechargeable batteries used with Slim & Secure™ Handheld Color Video Monitors due to overheating and rupturing with potential burn and property damage hazards.
Name of Product: Slim and Secure™ Handheld Color Video Monitors
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Importer: Summer Infant of Woonsocket, RI
Manufacturer of Batteries: MP and BK, China
Hazard: The battery can overheat and rupture, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
Description: The recalled product contains batteries sold with the Summer Infant Slim and Secure Handheld Color Video Monitor, item numbers 02800 (silver version) and 02805 (pink version). The batteries are found to have date code labels on the bottom back side of the parent (receiver) unit with the following 4 digit numbers: 0907, 0908, 0909, 0911, 0912, or 1001. Batteries may be unmarked or marked with the letters MP or BK. Images of the item number and date code marking locations are depicted below.
Sold at: Babies “R” Us from September 2009 to May 2010 for $199.99.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should check their battery marking in the recalled product and immediately stop using any unmarked battery or ones marked with MP or BK and contact Summer Infant to receive a postage paid envelope to return the defective battery in exchange for a free replacement battery.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Summer Infant between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday at (800) 426-8627 or visit the firm’s website at www.summerinfant.com.
CALL (800) 426-8627 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday
OR VISIT website at www.summerinfant.com
TO RECEIVE A FREE REPLACEMENT BATTERY.