I Figured This Cradle Swing Was Safe. But Then I Read This Jaw-dropping News…

When you have an infant, we know it’s important that you keep a steady eye on them to make sure they are safe and kept out of harm’s way. At this stage, they could easily get into something that could injure them – or worse.

But, safegaurding your little one also requires that you be mindful of all the baby gear and equipment you plan to use or have already used. So please take heed to this recall alert:


Recall Summary

Name of product:

Cradle ‘n Swings

When the seat peg is not fully engaged the seat can fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury to the child.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cradle swing and contact Fisher-Price for revised assembly instructions.
Consumer Contact:

Fisher-Price at 800-432-5437 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.service.mattel.com and click on Recalls & Safety Alerts for more information.

This recall includes three models of the Fisher-Price cradle swings: CHM84 Soothing Savanna Cradle ‘n Swing, CMR40 Sweet Surroundings Cradle ‘n Swing, and CMR43 Sweet Surroundings Butterfly Friends Cradle ‘n Swing. The swings have two different swinging motions – rocking side-to-side, or swinging head-to-toe, and six different swing speeds from low to high. The product number is located on the seat under the pad.

Fisher-Price has received two reports of a seat peg coming out from the seat, causing the seat to fall. No injuries have been reported.
Sold at

buybuyBaby, Target and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other websites from November 2015 through March 2016 for about $170.

Please visit the Consumer Product Safety Commission Page. There, you can read about related recalls. Plus, you can report incidents about this particular product or about other products. You can do a search for recalls and news alerts by entering either a product or a company name in the provided search field.