Toys and children's product recalls are all too common in the United
States. This holiday season, stay alert for children's products, such
as toys and strollers, that may be dangerous. Below, you will find
five children's products recently recalled for safety liability.
Avigo 20 Inch Turn N' Burn Youth Bicycles
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the front
wheel of the bike can detach, causing an accident and possible injuries.
The recall applies to bicycles with model numbers 8107-62. The bikes are
silver with blue handlebars and blue accents.
"Just Like Home" Toy Toaster Sets
Toys R Us recently recalled "Just Like Home" toy toaster sets
because they pose a choking hazard to small children. When placed under
pressure, the plastic toast can break into small, sharp pieces. The set
is sold with a 4-inch tall teal-blue toaster and two pieces of plastic toast.
Koala Children's Sandals with Butterfly Wings
Koala brand children's sandals with butterfly accents may pose a choking
hazard to small children. According to a recall issued by Toys R Us, the
wings can detach from the shoe, creating small pieces. Consumers can receive
a refund for the product.
Dream On Me Play Yards
Dream On Me Play Yards are sold by Toys R Us, Walmart, Kohl's, and
Amazon. According to the recall, the product's rails can collapse,
presenting a strangulation hazard to children. The recall affects approximately
11 Models of Graco Strollers
This recall affects 11 models of Graco strollers, including the Solara,
Sierra, LiteRider, Kite, Glider, Cirrus, Capri, Breeze, Sterling, TravelMate,
and Aspen models. According to multiple reports from consumers, the folding
hinge on the side of the product can pinch and injure children's fingers.
For more information, view a recent opinion editorial in the
Miami Herald from one of our attorneys regarding the Graco recall
What to do if Your Child Suffers an Injury
If you suspect that your child's injury was caused by a dangerous or
defective toy or product, contact an attorney from Kelley/Uustal today.
We can help you understand your options through a product liability lawsuit.
Learn more about your rights by speaking with a Fort Lauderdale personal injury attorney from our firm today.