Government acting against Pa.-based baby recliner maker

    The government is taking action against the makers of a portable baby recliner after five infant deaths.

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission has filed a complaint alleging that the new model of the Nap Nanny, called the Chill, and two earlier versions are dangerous.

     

    The first two versions were recalled in 2010.

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    The commission is seeking an order that would require Nap Nanny maker BabyMatters LLC to notify the public about what the agency deems a substantial product defect. The agency also wants the company to offer consumers a full refund.

    The two early versions of the recliner have been linked to four deaths. The newer model has been linked to one death.

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