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Product name Safety 1st SmartLight Stair Gates
Description The recall involves the Safety 1st SmartLight Stair Gate with model number 42111, which is printed on a sticker under the handle panel. The gates, which were manufactured before December 20, 2008, are white metal with a gray handle and a motion sensor nightlight that illuminates on approach. The manufacture date is located below the gate's handle as a date wheel imprinted in the plastic; an arrow indicates the month, and the year is stamped inside the circle. The manufacture date is also printed on a sticker inside the battery door. 
Problem The hinges that hold the stair gate in place can break, posing a fall hazard to children if the gate is placed at the top of the stairs. 
Distribution Mass merchandise and juvenile product stores nationwide, including Babies R Us, Toys R Us, and other online retailers for about $60. 
Company Dorel Juvenile Group 866-690-2540; Web site 
Dates sold January 2005 through July 2009 
Date posted 08/06/2009 

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