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Portable Bed Rails

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.

Portable Bed Rails covered by this policy

A Portable Bed Rail is intended to keep a child from falling out of a bed. A Portable Bed Rail may be installed on the side of a child-sized or adult-sized bed or on the mattress surface. Portable Bed Rails are typically intended for children between two and five years old, who can get in and out of bed unassisted. Foam, inflatable and rigid Portable Bed Rails are all covered by this policy.

Examples of Portable Bed Rails

Our policy for Portable Bed Rails

Amazon requires that Portable Bed Rails have been tested and meet the specific regulation or standard requirements listed below for all Portable Bed Rails you list:

Product Regulation/Standard Requirements
Portable Bed Rails
  • ASTM F2085-19; and
  • CPSIA (Lead, Phthalates)

Required information

We may request this information from you at any time so we recommend 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 Portable Bed Rails you list
  • Product images for all Portable Bed Rails you list. Images must include all relevant:
    • Safety information and registration card
    • Compliance markings (including tracking label)
    • Product hazard warnings
  • Any product instructions and/or manuals for all Portable Bed Rails you list
  • A Children’s Product Certificate (CPC) for all Portable Bed Rails you list
  • Test reports from a CPSC-accepted lab confirming that each product was tested to the regulations/standards listed above

Some labs provide special Amazon rates for testing. To find more information about these providers, visit the Seller Central Service Provider Network Page.

How to submit information

If you are contacted by us for compliance documents, complete the following steps to submit the requested information:

  1. In Seller Central, click the Performance menu, and choose Account Health.
  2. Under Product Compliance Requests, click Documentation Requests.
  3. Click Provide Documentation next to the product.
  4. Follow the steps in the Submit required documents section.

Note: Test Reports must contain images of the tested products including packaging, compliance markings, warning labels and age grading if applicable. The product images on the test reports must show that the product is the same when compared to the product images on the detail page.

Policy violations

If you do not provide the required information by the applicable deadline, we may:

  • Remove the relevant product listings
  • Suspend your ability to add new products and/or listing privileges
  • Withhold any payments due to you
  • Pursue legal action

We reserve the right to take any further actions that may be necessary in our sole discretion.

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