Attention, parents of infants. There’s a serious safety issue with PeaPod and PeaPod Plus Travel Beds. The CPSC reports that “Infants and young children can roll off the edge of the inflatable air mattress, become entrapped between the mattress and the fabric sides of the tent, and suffocate.” Sadly, one 5-month old boy was found dead “with his face pressed against the side wall of the tent.”
The following model numbers and colors of the KidCo PeaPod Travel Beds and PeaPod Plus Travel Beds are affected by this recall.
P100 in Teal, P101 in Red, P102 Lime, P103 in Periwinkle, P104 in Ocean , P201 in Princess/Red, P202 in Camouflage, P203 in Quick Silver, P204 in Sagebrush, P205 in Cardinal, and P900CS in Green
The CPSC advises, “Consumers should immediately stop using the tents and contact KidCo to get a free repair kit.” Contact KidCo toll-free at (855) 847-8600 between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.kidco.com to receive the kit.