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Playpens Regulations (SOR/2018-186)

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Regulations are current to 2020-07-28 and last amended on 2019-04-03. Previous Versions

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Additional Requirements for Playpens (continued)

Marginal note:Warning — folding playpens

 The following warning or its equivalent must appear on every folding playpen, immediately after the warning required by section 44:

WARNING

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    Ensure that the sides of this playpen are properly latched or locked in the appropriate position before placing a child in it.

MISE EN GARDE

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    S’assurer que les côtés de ce parc pour enfant sont bien enclenchés ou verrouillés à la position appropriée avant d’y placer un enfant.

Additional Requirements for Accessories

General

Marginal note:Warning — accessories

 The following warning or its equivalent must appear on every accessory:

WARNING

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    Do not use this accessory if you cannot exactly follow the instructions that come with it.

MISE EN GARDE

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    Ne pas utiliser cet accessoire à moins d’être en mesure de suivre précisément les instructions qui l’accompagnent.

Marginal note:Warning — accessories — occupant retention area

 The following warning or its equivalent must appear on every accessory that extends over or into the occupant retention area, immediately after the warning required by section 46:

WARNING

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    Remove this accessory when a child is in the playpen.

MISE EN GARDE

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    Retirer cet accessoire si l’enfant occupe le parc pour enfant.

Marginal note:Warning — accessories other than sleep accessories

 The following warning or its equivalent must appear on every accessory other than a sleep accessory, immediately after the warnings required by sections 46 and 47:

WARNING

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    Do not use this accessory for a child who has reached [insert manufacturer’s recommended weight limit].
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    Do not leave a child unattended in or on this accessory.
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    Do not put a child to sleep or leave a sleeping child in or on this accessory.

MISE EN GARDE

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    Ne pas utiliser cet accessoire si l’enfant a atteint [insérer le poids maximal recommandé par le fabricant].
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    Ne pas laisser sans surveillance un enfant qui utilise cet accessoire.
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    Ne pas utiliser cet accessoire pour y faire dormir un enfant ou l’y laisser dormir.

Sleep Accessories

Marginal note:Warning — sleep accessories

 The following warning or its equivalent must appear on every sleep accessory immediately after the warnings required by sections 46 and 47:

WARNING

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    Do not use this accessory for a child who can roll over or who has reached [insert manufacturer’s recommended weight limit].
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    Do not place any cord, strap or similar item in or near this accessory that could become wrapped around a child’s neck.
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    Check this accessory regularly before using it, and do not use it if any part is loose or missing or if there are any signs of damage. Do not substitute parts. Contact the manufacturer if replacement parts or additional instructions are needed.
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    Children can suffocate on soft bedding. Do not place pillows, comforters or an additional mattress pad in this accessory.

MISE EN GARDE

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    Ne pas utiliser cet accessoire si l’enfant est capable de se retourner ou a atteint [insérer le poids maximal recommandé par le fabricant].
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    Ne pas mettre dans cet accessoire ou à proximité de celui-ci des cordes, sangles ou objets semblables qui risqueraient de s’enrouler autour du cou de l’enfant.
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    Vérifier régulièrement cet accessoire préalablement à son utilisation et ne pas l’utiliser si une pièce est desserrée, une pièce est manquante ou s’il y a un signe de dommages. Ne pas substituer une pièce à une autre. Communiquer avec le fabricant pour obtenir, au besoin, une pièce de rechange ou des instructions supplémentaires.
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    Les articles de literie mous présentent un risque de suffocation pour l’enfant. Ne pas mettre d’oreiller, d’édredon ou de matelas supplémentaire dans cet accessoire.

Repeal

 The Playpens RegulationsFootnote 1 are repealed.

Coming into Force

Marginal note:Six months after publication

Footnote * These Regulations come into force on the day that, in the sixth month after the month in which they are published in the Canada Gazette, Part II, has the same calendar number as the day on which they are published or, if that sixth month has no day with that number, the last day of that sixth month.

 
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