Summer Infant recalls 86,000 bathtubs due to risk of child injury

(NBC) — Summer Infant is recalling about 86,000 bathtubs due to the risk of impact injury and drowning.

The recall involves its Lil’ Luxuries whirlpool, bubbling spa, and and shower with fabric slings.

Summer Infant and the consumer product safety commission have received more than 90 reports of the slings detaching, including 11 reports of infants who received a bump to the head.

The tubs were sold at Toys R Us, Babies R Us and other juvenile product specialty stores nationwide from October 2012 through October 2013 for about 60 dollars.

Consumers should stop using the fabric sling and contact Summer Infant for a replacement with a white plastic attachment clip.

Summer Infant can be reached toll free at 844-612-4254 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET on Friday, or online at

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