When you go to a restaurant and order something off the kid’s menu for your child, you assume that the items are safe to give your children. In most cases, they are, but a recent mishap in which six children, all between the ages of 2 and 8, were given alcoholic beverages in lieu of their child drinks will likely have parents everywhere examining their child’s beverage choice with a little more scrutiny.
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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in conjunction with Meijer Distribution Inc., of Grand Rapids, Mich., has announced a voluntary recall of about 8,600 Halloween Projector Flashlight because they can overheat and melt the plastic handle, posing a burn risk to the user.
Parents check your gear! Six months after announced the recall of 1.37 million convertible car seats Evenflo has announced the recall of more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.
As Halloween fast approaches, new safety fears are cropping up in Iowa. This morning the Knoxville police posted a warning on their Facebook page asking parents to be aware of marijuana laced candies have been found in their community and that have been packaged professionally enough to look like regular candy.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in conjunction with Toys R Us Inc., of Wayne, N.J., have announced a voluntary recall about 19,000 Koala children’s sandals with butterfly wings.
A routine traffic stop for a broken headlight revealed much more than a Florida police officer could imagine.
A Miami mom is in jail, and a baby is in the custody of the Florida Department of Children and Families after the 5-month-old was found crying in the trunk of the family’s car.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in conjunction with IKEA North America Services LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa., yesterday announced a recall of 2,300 GUNGGUNG child’s swings because the suspension fittings can break causing a child to fall from the swing, posing a risk of serious injury.
Road trips in our family mean early mornings and long days. For this reason I love Safety 1st’s Elite 80 car seat because it keeps my guys comfortable and safe as we travel all over North America.
RECALL: 2.2 Million Ace Bayou Bean Bag Chairs Due to Suffocation and Choking Hazards, Which Lead To 2 Deaths
This has been a busy week for recalls – but this one is pretty serious. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Ace Bayou Corp., of New Orleans, La., are announcing the voluntary recall of about 2.2 million bean bag chairs following the deaths of two children.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Bexco Enterprises Inc., of Montebello, Calif., has announced a voluntary recall about 1,100 Franklin & Ben Mason 4-in-1 Convertible Cribs because the crib front can separate from the side panels and create a hazardous gap that can allow a child to fall out or become entrapped between the front and side panels.
Recaro Child Safety LLC (Recaro) is recalling certain Recaro ProSport model 385 child restraints, manufactured from June 16, 2010, through January 31, 2013 because in the event of a crash the seat can move ‘excessively’ if the seat is not installed using all of the proper connectors.
For one couple concerned about a child locked in a hot car, the incident turned even more nightmarish when the mother let out her anger on them, when she ran them down with her car.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Mayborn USA, has announced a voluntary recall about 28,500 Tommee Tippee® Monitor with Movement Sensor Pad because the child can pull sensor pad cord into crib and wrap around the neck, posing a strangulation hazard.