Bassettbaby recalls 90,000 drop-side cribs.
Yes ANOTHER recall of drop side cribs has been issued. I recently said that in my opinion, parents just shouldn't purchase a drop side crib. This is why. This, of course, is just my own personal Mommy Opinion, but it seems like I see a lot of drop-side crib recalls. Because there are affordable, functional alternatives to a drop side crib, I'm not sure why so many are still sold. I know that for some parents with back problems or other physical limitations, there probably aren't alternatives, but I don't believe that every single drop-side crib is sold to someone who couldn't use a traditional style crib. That said, here are the details: The latest recall was issued by Bassettbaby and was done so voluntarily in cooperation with the CPSC Product Recalled: Bassett Drop-side cribs with external plastic hardware Risks: Entrapment, suffocation and fall hazards. Injuries: There were 18 reported incidents of issues with the drop side, but no reported injuries. Is your crib part of the recall? The cribs were sold between January 200 and August 2010 at different childrens retail stores. Prices ranged from approximately $200 to $500. Bassett provided the following on its website: MODELS INCLUDED IN RECALL TO REPAIR
Style Number Product Description
5091-0604 Mission Single
5591-0604 Mission Single
5991-0604 Mission Single
5891-0604 Mission Single
5092-0604 Mission Bay Single
5592-0604 Mission Bay Single
5892-0604 Mission Bay Single
5992-0604 Mission Bay Single
5093-0604 Cape Cod Single
5093-0621 Cape Cod 4 N 1
5593-0604 Cape Cod Single
5593-0621 Cape Cod 4 N 1
5893-0604 Cape Cod Single
5893-0621 Cape Cod 4 N 1
5993-0604 Cape Cod Single
5993-0621 Cape Cod 4 N 1
5693-0621 Cape Cod 4 N 1
5765-0504 Woodlands Single
5919-0620 Bel-Aire 3 N 1
5100-0522 Terrace Park 3 N 1
5026-0620 Parson Ridge 4 N 1
5026-0504 Parson Ridge Single
5062-0504 Shenandoah Single
5062-0620 Shenandoah 4 N 1
5862-0620 Shenandoah 4 N 1
5089-0504 Chimney Corners Single
5446-0504 Hidden Hills Single
5935-0521 New Haven 3 N 1
5936-0521 New Haven 3 N 1
5405-0620 Richmond Park 3 N 1
5960-0604 Cottage Single
5960-0604Q Cottage Single
5665-0621 Timber Creek 4 N 1
5665-0621F Timber Creek 4 N 1
5665-0621S Timber Creek 4 N 1
5666-0621 Timber Creek 4 N 1
5666-0621S Timber Creek 4 N 1
5760-0604 Mission Single
5860-0604 Cottage Single
5860-0620 Cottage 3 N 1
5104-0514 Lake Wood Single
5401-0504 Lake Wood Single
5871-0621 Winsor 4 N 1
5871-0621W Winsor 4 N 1
5714-0504 English Manor Single
If your crib is on this list, please call Bassettbaby at (800) 308-7485 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday. The company will send you a kit to immobilize the drop-side. In the interim, the company advises you to find an alternate sleeping place for your baby.

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