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Product name Bonavita, Babi Italia and ISSI Drop-Side Cribs
Description This recall involves all models of Bonavita, Babi Talia and ISSI drop-side cribs manufactured by LaJobi. The cribs have drop-side hardware that contains metal or plastic pegs that are recessed into either the drop side or the headboard and footboard of the crib. A label on the headboard fo the crib identifies the manufacturer as LaJobi. 
Problem The cribs' drop sides can malfunction, detach or otherwise fail, causing part of the drop side to fall out of position, creating a space into which an infant or toddler can roll and become wedged or entrapped, which can lead to strangulation or suffocation. A child can also fall out of the crib. Drop-side incidents can also occur due to incorrect assembly and with age-related wear and tear. 
Distribution Child product stores and various other retailers nationwide for between $300 and $430. 
Company LaJobi 888-738-5676; Web site 
Dates sold From May 1999 through May 2009 
Date posted 06/25/2010 

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