The bed rails fail to meet the federal mandatory standard for portable bed rails

By James Limbach of ConsumerAffairs

January 31, 2019

PhotoHot Mom is recalling about 500 bed rails that fail to meet the federal mandatory standard for portable bed rails, posing entrapment and suffocation hazards to young children.

No incidents or injuries are reported.

This recall involves bed rails with model number Boom09. Hot Mom is printed on the bottom right corner of the bed rail.

They measure approximately 59 inches long by 2 inches deep by 25 inches high, have a plastic perimeter with two mesh centers and are sold with a light blue and white cover.

The bed rails, manufactured in China, were sold online at Amazon.com from March 2017, through August 2017, for about $60.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bed rails and contact Hot Mom to return them for a full refund. Hot Mom is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Hot Mom toll-free at (855) 723-3893 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at recalls@consumersafety.online or online at http://www.hotmom-uk.com/.

https://www.consumeraffairs.com/recalls/hot-mom-recalls-bed-rails-013119.html