Popular Video Baby Monitor Batteries Recalled

The batteries used in a popular video baby monitor are under recall for being a safety hazard to your home.

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in Summer Infant Video Monitors.

The battery in the handheld video monitor can overheat and rupture, posing a burn hazard.

If you own the device, you should remove the battery and contact Summer Infant for a replacement.

The monitor can still be used on AC power with the power cord.

So far, there have been 22 reports of overheated and ruptured batteries, including incidents of smoke and minor property damage.


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