The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, along with Gold Inc., dba Goldbug Inc., of Denver, Colo., today recalled 22,000 Eddie Bauer First Adventure infant carriers because the buckles on the infant carriers can break, posing a fall hazard to children.
The brand is aware of eight reported incidents of broken buckles. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves Gold Inc.’s Eddie Bauer fabric infant carriers. They are worn by the parent or caregiver with the baby strapped into the front. The recalled carriers are black with “Eddie Bauer” and “First Adventure” printed in gray lettering on the front, outside of the carrier.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled carriers and contact Gold Inc. toll free at 866-600-7205 Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT or email firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.goldbuginc.com. and click on Recalls for more information on how to verify that the product is subject to this recall. Once the product is verified, consumers will receive replacement products of comparable value or a full refund. Consumers who purchased this recalled product must cut off and return both straps and tag with their name, address, and phone number to receive selected replacement products, free of charge, or a full refund.
The carriers were sold exclusively at target stores across the United States and online between December 2017 and August 2018 for about $70.