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Infant bath seats recalled for drowning hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Several companies have recalled several baby bath seats that fail to meet federal safety standards for stability.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission, in press releases issued Tuesday, said the seats can tip over, posing a drowning hazard.

No injuries have been reported by any of the sellers.

Consumers should immediately stop using the BeBeLove E-Zee bath seats, as well as the Buy Buy Baby and Chelsea & Scott Idea Baby bath seats.

BeBeLove, of Pico Rivera, Calif., sold about 5,600 of the seats that were made in Taiwan, the agency said. The seats were sold over Amazon.com, Diapers.com, Overstock.com and other ronline retailers from May 2011 through November 2012.

The products cost from $19 to $30.

Consumers may contact BeBe Love at (888) 464-1218 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.bebeloveusa.com and click on the Recall Contact tab at the top of the page for more information.

Buy Buy Baby sold about 34,000 of the Idea Baby brand infant seats from September 2012 through April, the Consumer Protection agency said.

The products, made in Italy, cost about $40 at Buy Buy Baby and Bed Bath & Beyond stores, and online at buybuybaby.com and bedbathbeyond.com.

Consumers may return the merchandise to the stores.

Chelsea & Scott sold about 1,950 of the same seats exclusively at Onestepahead.com from February through May, the agency said.

Consumers may contact Chelsea & Scott at (866) 271-4536, 8 a.m. to midnight Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, or online at www.onestepahead.com, then click on Safety and Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

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