Thule Sleek Car Seat Adapter recalled due to Fall Hazard
- Starting date:
- March 19, 2020
- Posting date:
- March 19, 2020
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Children's Products
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
- Product: Thule Sleek Car Seat Adapter for Chicco.
- Issue: In situations of overload, the car seat adapter can break, posing a fall hazard.
- What to do: Immediately stop using the car seat adapter and contact Thule for instructions about how to return the adapter to receive a replacement product or refund.
Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Thule AB.
Thule Sleek Car Seat Adapter for Chicco
This recall involves the Thule Sleek Car Seat Adapter used to place a Chicco Car Seat in the Thule Sleek Stroller. The Chicco car seat and the Thule Sleek Stroller are NOT being recalled, only the adapter is being recalled.
The car seat adapter was sold under UPC number 091021188099, and product number 11000301. The product number is visible on a sticker located on the plastic bracket.
In situations of overload, the car seat adapter can break, posing a fall hazard.
As of March 2, 2020, the company has received 1 report of breakage in Canada, and 1 report of minor injury. In the United States, the company has received 3 reports of breakage, and no reports of injuries.
Approximately 87 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and approximately 1,430 were distributed in the United States.
Time period sold
The affected products were sold from December 2018 to February 2020.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China
Yangzhou City Jiangsu Province
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the car seat adapter and contact Thule for instructions about how to return the adapter and receive a replacement or refund.
Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.
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