Some drop-side cribs are being recalled because they can detach creating a dangerous gap that could kill a child. About 600,000 Simplicity brand drop side cribs are being recalled because the drop side can come off its track creating a hazardous gap that could trap or suffocate a small child. There have been several reports of drop sides detaching but no reports of any injuries.
The recall includes the "Aspen and Crib-n-Changer combo", "Gabrielle", "Camille", "Providence", and "Shenandoah" models. The cribs were sold at numerous stores between January 2005 and August 2008.
If you have the crib, you should return it to the store where you bought it for store credit.
The recalled model numbers include: 8620, 8745, 8748, 8755, 8756, 8778, 8810, and 8994. The recalled drop side cribs have a date code, which can be found on a label on the headboard under the mattress support, which ends in 05DH, 05GB, 06DH, 06GB, 07DH, or 07GB.