A popular product by The Boppy Company has been recalled due to a suffocation hazard.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the head support area Boppy Head and Neck Support accessory can be overstuffed and cause an infant’s head to be tilted too far forward, posing a suffocation hazard. Three reports of babies’ heads being pushed forward chin to chest by the product have been received, but no injuries have been reported.
The affected products are Ebony Floral and Heathered Gray with model numbers 4150114 and 4150117 printed on the fabric label on the back of the head support. They are intended to be used in infant swings, bouncers and strollers.
The CPSC says that consumers should immediately stop using the head support and contact The Boppy Company for a full refund. They can be reached toll-free at 888-772-6779 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.boppy.com (click on Important Recall Information at the top of the page).