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Six stores voluntarily recall deadly bassinets

August 29, 2008

Washington, D.C.(CPSC)--CPSC warned parents, caregivers and consumers to immediately stop using convertible "close-sleeper/bedside sleeper" bassinets manufactured by Simplicity Inc., of Reading, Pa., due to a serious safety risk.

CPSC is announcing that the following retailers have voluntarily agreed to recall the product and provide a refund or store credit to consumers who return the product to the store where purchased:

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

Toys "R" Us Inc.

Kmart Corp.

Big Lots!

Target

J.C. Penney

For more information, go to http://cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08381.html

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