WASHINGTON -- Ethan Allen and Kmart are among the entities participating in three separate recalls involving more than 40,000 drop-side cribs.

The third crib recall involved Angel Line.

In all three cases, the CPSC urged parents and caregivers to immediately stop using the recalled crib and contact the manufacturer or importer to receive a free repair kit that will immobilize the drop-side rail.

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, approximately 3,250 drop-side cribs made by in the United States and China for Ethan Allen of Danbury, CT, have been recalled because the drop-side rail hardware can malfunction, detach or otherwise fail, potentially creating an entrapment.

Ethan Allen has received five reports of incidents involving the crib’s drop-side detaching, resulting in bumps and bruises to three children.

 
Ethan Allen recalled 3,250 drop-side
cribs.
 
 Victory Land recalls 34,000 drop-side cribs.

The largest of the three recalls involves approximately 34,000 Heritage Collection 3-in-1 drop-side cribs made in Vietnam and imported by Victory Land Group Inc. of Bartlett, Il, for Kmart Corp. of Hoffman Estates, IL.

CPSC and Victory Land Group have received 17 reports of incidents involving drop-side rail detachments from the cribs. Three infants received bruises and abrasions to the neck, back and legs after becoming entrapped when the drop-side detached.

 
 Angel Line recalls 3,400 drop-side cribs.

Angel Line of Pennsville, NJ, recalled about 3,400 drop side cribs it imported from China.

CPSC said it is aware of one incident in which the crib’s drop side detached. No injuries have been reported.

The cribs were sold online at Ababy.com, Babyage.com and other web retailers from December 2004 through January 2009 for about $140.

Read:
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's Ethan Allen recall release.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's Victory Land recall release.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's Angel Line recall release.

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