3-in-1 wooden baby cot crib/toddler bed recalled

A wooden cot has been withdrawn from sale after failing to comply with numerous Australian safety standards.

A recall notice issued by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) indicates that the 3 in 1 wooden baby cot crib toddler bed, manufactured by Maccess Pty Ltd (trading as Always Direct) poses serious risks to infants and young children, including entrapment, choking and fall hazards.

The product, which was sold online, bears the identifying number: MAC18042014516 

Consumers are being urged to stop using defective cots immediately and to contact Always Direct via email (customerservice@alwaysdirect.com.au) to arrange a refund.