Product Recall: Britax BABY-SAFE 5Z and 5Z2 Infant Carrier (2403-0229)

Product Recall for Britax BABY-SAFE 5Z and 5Z2 Infant Carrier presenting a risk of injuries.


Product: Britax BABY-SAFE 5Z and 5Z2 Infant Carrier

Hazard: The product presents a risk of injuries as the handle may detach unexpectedly.

Corrective action: The product has been recalled from end users.

Product information

Type Childcare articles and children’s equipment - Infant Carrier
Brand Britax
Model BABY-SAFE 5Z and 5Z2
Sales Period Distributed since 13 January 2023.
Country of Origin Unknown
Product description Grey baby-safe infant carrier.
Product Report and Image Link to Product Image and PDF


A gap may form between the handle and seat-shell of affected infant carriers, usually on one side. The handle may detach unexpectedly when being used to carry the infant outside of a vehicle, potentially causing the infant and the carrier to fall or collide with other items and injure the infant.

The product does not meet the requirements of the General Product Safety Regulations 2005.

Corrective action

Owners should stop using their product immediately. All affected BABY-SAFE 5Z and BABY-SAFE 5Z2 will be replaced free-of-charge. Check if your product is affected by accessing the following webpage:

Additional information

PSD case number: 2403-0229

Notified by: Local Authority Trading Standards

Published 12 April 2024