Exclusively at Babies R Us from September 2009 to May 2010 for about $200.
The battery in the handheld video monitor can overheat and rupture, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
Consumers should immediately stop using the video baby monitors with the recalled batteries and contact Summer Infant to receive a postage paid envelope to return the defective battery in exchange for a free replacement battery. The monitor can continue to be used on AC power with power cord.
For additional information, contact Summer Infant between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday at (800) 426-8627, or visit the firm’s website at www.summerinfant.com
Summer Infant has received five reports of ruptured batteries, including three incidents of minor property damage. No injuries were reported.