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Fisher-Price announced that it has decided to voluntarily recall its Rock ‘n Play Sleeper.

The product, which can cost between $50 and $150 dollars, has come under scrutiny after reportedly being linked to the death of more than 30 infants.

The recall covers almost 5 million sleepers.

Consumers concerned if their product is include in the recall or who are looking to receive a refund for their product should contact Fisher-Price/Mattel or visit the recall information webpage at https://service.mattel.com/us/recall/default.asp?recall_id=52466

Consumers who have owned the Fisher-Price Rock ‘N Play Sleeper for 6 months or less will receive a full cash refund for the suggested retail price. Consumers who have owned the product for longer than 6 months will receive a voucher to redeem a new Fisher-Price product.

More information on identifying product recalls can be found here: http://blog.mass.gov/consumer/massconsumer/can-you-recall-that-recall/

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation along with its five agencies work together to achieve two goals: to protect and empower consumers through advocacy and education, and to ensure a fair playing field for Massachusetts businesses. The Office also oversees the state’s vehicular and customized wheelchair Lemon Laws and Arbitration Programs, Data Breach reporting, Home Improvement Contractor Programs and the MA Do Not Call Registry. You can contact the Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation by calling our Consumer Hotline at (617) 973-8787, or toll-free in MA at (888) 283-3757, Monday through Friday, from 9 am-4:30 pm. Follow the Office on Facebook and Twitter, @Mass_Consumer.

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