Recall: Buckle Onbu Infant Carriers

Recall: Buckle Onbu Infant Carriers

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September 25, 2016 – On 2016-09-21, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)published a recall regarding Buckle Onbu Infant Carriers due to a potential fall hazard. This product sold new beginning in May 2016 for about $90.

About 900units are involved in this (s)Lenny Lamb infant carrier recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This was the 3rd recall of products in the Slings & Baby Carriers category in 2016. Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls, involving about 1 million product units.

How can I tell if I own this product?

The Lenny Lamb Buckle Onbu is an infant carrier designed to strap the baby against the caregiver’s body at the hip. It is intended for children who can already sit unassisted. It is most commonly used for back carry. The woven 100% cotton carrier was sold in 83 different styles and in one standard size. It has an interior panel to adjust the width, padded shoulder straps and an adjustable hood. A label with the manufacture date between 05.2015 and 06.2016 is located on the back side of the shoulder area of the carrier.

This product was also recalled in Canada. Health Canada’s press release is available at

These items were sold new+ Online at 5 Minute Recess, Ashley Hesch Bibetts, Lenny Lamb, Savanna Brown and other online retailers from May 2016 through June 2016 for about $90.

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What should I do if I own this recalled product?

First, stop using the item.

Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company’s remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click “I Own THIS Item” to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled carrier and contact Lenny Lamb to receive a full refund or a free replacement carrier.

Lenny Lamb toll-free at 877-487-1416 from 2 a.m. to 10 a.m. ET Monday through Friday; via email or online at and click on Recalls for more information.

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