Monday, March 26, 2007

Infantino Recalls Infant Sling Carriers

Infantino LLC, of San Diego, CA, has announced a voluntary recall of the SlingRider Infant Carriers.

This recall involves the Infantino SlingRider carriers with item numbers: 141-210; 151-210; 151-528; and 151-534. The SlingRider consists of a fabric carrier with a strap attached that is worn by the user to carry an infant up to 20 pounds. The carriers are sold in black or khaki. “Infantino” is printed on the plastic slider located on the strap. The item number is printed on a label inside the SlingRider Products labeled “Made in Thailand” or “New 2007 Design” are not included in the recall.

Consumers should stop using these carriers immediately and contact Infantino to return them and receive a free replacement product. For more information, contact Infantino toll-free at (888) 808-3111 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or go to the firm’s Web site at at