Safety 1st Comfy Carry and OnBoard 35 Infant Child Restraints Recalled

From a Press Release:

Dorel Juvenile Group (DJG) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have issued a voluntary recall involving certain Safety 1st rear-facing infant child restraints.  DJG’s data shows that some consumers purchased an infant restraint unit that did not include a base with lower anchors and tethers for children, otherwise known as LATCH.  The number of units being recalled are 1,737.

The affected models are: Comfy Carry: IC123FSM and OnBoard 35: IC124FSM.

Dorel’s products are sold at these national chains: Meijer, Bed Bath & Beyond, Walmart, and Babies “R” Us, and through online retailers, including,, and

In the press release, Dorel also advised that customers should not return the affected products back to the stores; instead, contact the manufacturer.

Customers can call Dorel at (877) 416-8111 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., or contact the company at [email protected]

They will provide you  information on obtaining the free infant base with LATCH.

Also from Press Release:

At any time a consumer may submit an inquiry or concern to: Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, Washington, D.C. 20590 or call the toll free Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153) or go to, if the owner believes that DJG has failed to remedy the defect without charge or within a reasonable time (longer than 60 days).