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Makers of Hip Hammock carriers learn of injuries; CPSC issues recall

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More than 300,000 child carriers are being recalled.

The Hip Hammock carriers from Playtex are designed to keep your little one safely strapped to your side.   However, Playtex has since received dozens of reports of the buckles cracking or breaking.   At least two injuries have been reported.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says if you have one, stop using it immediately.

For more details on the recall or to obtain a refund, visit http://playtexproducts.com/hiphammockrecall.aspx or call 1-800-522-8230.