Buying a second hand carrier is a really good way to save some money and to try things that you may not otherwise be able to afford. However, carriers that have been recalled can stay on the market for a really long time, so please check this list before making your purchase.
Standard Buckle Carriers
Vaude Child Carriers and Kenta Plus, Health Canada,
July 31, 2012.
LittleLife Discoverer Child Frame Backpack Carriers, Health Canada,
October 20, 2011.
Cybex 2.GO Infant Carriers, Joint recall by HC, CPSC & Regal Lager Inc., issued June 16, 2010
Gerry Trail Tech Backpack Baby Carriers, CPSC, revised December 2005 (issued July 2000).
Baby Bjorn, CPSC, revised May 2005 (originally issued 2004).
Baby Bjorn, CPSC revised May 2005 (originally issued 1999).
Gerry Carrier and Pack-A-Poose, CPSC, Revised June 2004 (originally issued 1982).
Health Canada’s Baby Bjorn Carrier Active September 2004
Gerry Good Vibes Baby Carrier, Revised January 2003 (originally issued 1994)
Baby Backpack Carrier, by Hufco-Delware, Health Canada, July 2000.
Kelty repair to backpack child carriers, December 22, 1999
Snugli, Health Canada, June 1999.
Evenflo and Hulfco-Delaware recall to replace soft infant carriers, June 24, 1999
L.L Bean recall of Second Model of BackPack Child Carriers AC25 & W695, April 19, 1999