If you list products on our store, you must comply with all federal, state, and local laws and our policies applicable to those products and product listings, including this policy.
Frame child carriers covered by this policy
A frame child carrier is designed to carry a child in an upright position on the back of the caregiver. Frame child carriers are typically constructed of sewn fabric on a tubular metal or other frame. They are intended for use with a child who is able to sit upright unassisted and weighs between 16 and 50 pounds.
Our policy for frame child carriers
Amazon requires that all frame child carriers have been tested to and comply with the specific regulation and standard requirements listed below:
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CPSIA (Lead, Phthalates); and
16 CFR Part 1130 (Requirements for Consumer Registration of Durable Infant or Toddler Products); and
CPSA Section 14(a)(5) (Tracking Label); and
ASTM F2549-14a (Standard Consumer Safety Specification for Frame Child Carriers); or
16 CFR Part 1230 (Safety Standard for Frame Child Carriers)
We may request this information from you at any time, so we recommend that you have it easily accessible:
Your company name (if applicable) and seller ID
Your contact information: email address and phone number
A list of all frame child carriers that you list
Images of the product and product packaging, as applicable, for all frame child carriers that you list. Images must include all sides of the product and product packaging for our review
Product images or test report as evidence of compliance with registration card requirement (16 CFR Part 1130)
Product images or test report as evidence of compliance with mandatory tracking label requirements (CPSA Section 14(a)(5))
Product images or test report as evidence of compliance with warning and hazard label requirements (ASTM F2549-4a Sec. 8 or 16 CFR Part 1230), as applicable
Any product instructions and manuals for all frame child carriers that you list
A Children’s Product Certificate (CPC) for all frame child carriers that you list
Test reports from a CPSC-accepted lab confirming that each product was tested to and meets the regulations and standards listed above
Some labs provide special Amazon rates for testing. To find more information about these providers, visit the Service Provider Network.
How to submit information
If you receive a request from us for compliance documents, complete the
following steps to submit the requested information:
In Seller Central, select the Performance tab and choose
Under Manage your compliance in the bottom right corner, click
Product Compliance Requests.
To add compliance or appeal for a single product, click Add/Appeal
Compliance. To add compliance or appeal for multiple products, select each
product on the left hand side of the product and click Action Selected
Products at the top of the product requirement table to make a selection
about how you would like to submit documents and information.
Provide compliance documents and information in the Provide
Documents section, or provide appeal information and documents in the
Appeal Request section.
Click Submit for Approval to send your submission for review by
Note: Test reports must contain images of the tested
products that are sufficient to demonstrate that the product tested is the same as the
product listed on the detail page.
If you do not provide the required information by the applicable deadline, we may take the following actions:
Remove the relevant product listings
Suspend your ability to add new products, listing privileges, or both
Withhold any payments due to you
We reserve the right to take any further actions that may be necessary in our sole discretion.
Disclaimer: The information provided on this page does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice. All information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only.