Jackel Pty Ltd issue a product safety alert for Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature DECT Digital Monitor with Movement Sensor Pad as the cord could pose a risk of strangulation
PRA number: 2014/14298
Date published: 3rd September 2014
Baby monitor incorporating movement sensing pad. This design of baby monitor includes a sensor pad placed under the mattress in order to monitor movement of the baby.
Model No. 1082S
Product No. 441002
What are the defects?
There is no manufacturing defect with this product, and the product complies with applicable Australian standards. The safety issue may arise if the monitor cord is not set up in accordance with the instructions accompanying the product, and the cord is pulled into the cot, it may become wrapped around a child’s neck and pose a risk of strangulation.
What are the hazards?
If the cord is pulled into the cot, it may become wrapped around the child’s neck and pose a risk of strangulation.
Dates available for sale
- 1st July 2011 – 27th June 2014
Where the product was sold
Traders who sold this product
On line retailers, some baby and pharmacies nationally
Jackel Pty Limited
Supplier’s web site
What should consumers do?
Parents or carers should immediately ensure that the monitor is installed in accordance with the instructions enclosed with the monitor and on our website www.tommeetippee.com.au.
Parents and carers should always ensure that cords are placed out of reach of a child.
Consumers can obtain a free plastic cord cover upgrade kit by registering online at
www.tommeetippee.com.au/cordkit or contact Customer Care on Freecall number 1800 890 011, or email firstname.lastname@example.org