80ºF

Booster seats recalled over faulty harness adjustments

Could put child at risk in moving vehicle, crash

photo

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Evenflo Company Incorporated has issued a recall involving certain models of its 3-in-1 Combination Booster Seats.

Affected seats are said to have a faulty button for adjusting the harness tightness. As a result, the child in the seat can access this button and loosen the harness, posing a safety hazard for the child in the event of a crash.

The recall includes the following model numbers:

  • 34411700, made between February 26, 2015 to February 9, 2016
  • 34411741, made between May 27, 2015 to February 9, 2016

Evenflo Inc. will notify registered owners and will provide a remedy kit with a replacement harness adjust button, free of charge. 

For more information, people are advised to contact Evenflo at 1-800-233-5921 or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 1-888-327-4236.