Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play Sleeper Recalled

After reports of infant deaths, the U.S. Consumer Product and Safety Commission (CPSC) on April 12, 2019 recalled about 4.7 million Fisher-Price Rock ‘n Play sleepers.  Tragically, at least 32 infant fatalities have linked to this product since Fisher-Price introduced the Rock ‘n Play sleeper in 2009. According to the CPSC, these deaths happened after […]

Safety 1st, Ready, Set, Walk! Walkers Can Cause Serious Injuries

Today, there is a growing list of consumers who have babies suffering serious injuries because of a fundamental flaw in the design of the infant walker in question: the Safety 1st Ready, Set, Walker from Walmart, Target, Babies R Us and other retailers. Infant Walker-Related Injuries: The Statistics According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, […]

Over 200,000 Britax Child Car Seats Recalled for Dangerous Defect in Seat Fasteners

Defects in cars, including their components and safety accessories, can pose serious hazards to consumers and often lead to recalls designed to prevent injuries and deaths. On August 11, 2015, for example, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall of 213,753 Britax Child Safety, Inc. (Britax) Advocate, Boulevard, and Marathon ClickTight Child […]

Batman Projection Watches Can Cause Serious Burn Injuries

Batman Projection Watches, which children can use to project 10 different images onto walls and other surfaces, are extremely popular with small children, many of whom wear them for extended periods, including while they are sleeping. But, parents need to be warned that these watches have caused serious chemical burns to some children due to […]

Laundry Detergent Packets or Pods Are Extremely Dangerous to Your Children’s Health

Laundry-detergent packets, also known as laundry-detergent pods, have been a boon to detergent manufacturers, who marketed the pods to busy mothers attracted by anything that made their never-ending household chores easier and more convenient to manage. The pods were first sold in 2010. But, their dangers began to be discovered as early as 2012, when […]

Child-injury Attorney Jeff Killino Warns Parents of Crib Monitor Cord Strangulation Hazard

On July 24, 2014, Mayborn USA, Inc. recalled approximately 25,000 of its baby monitors in the United States and another approximately 3,500 in Canada for a strangulation hazard. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the baby monitors, called Tommee Tippee Movement and Sound Baby Monitors with Sensor Pad, have a ten-foot cord […]

Child-injury Attorney Jeff Killino Warns Parents of Dangers of Beanbag Chairs

On August 22, 2014, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall by Ace Bayou Corp of 2.2 million beanbag chairs for suffocation and choking hazards after two children died from suffocation in the chairs. According to officials at the CPSC and Ace Bayou, the chairs contain two zippers that can be opened […]

Attorney Jeffrey Killino Helps Families of Children Injured by Defective Toys and Other Children’s Products

Children across the country are injured every day from defective toys and other products designed specifically for use by children. The law holds manufacturers of products responsible for their safe construction and design. When a product is designed for use by children, this responsibility is especially important. Many toys and children’s products have been found […]

Attorney Jeffrey Killino Helps Families of Children Who Have Been Injured by Inflatable Play Equipment and Other Children’s Products

Several bounce-house accidents have recently made national news, reminding parents once again of the dangers posed by children’s inflatable play equipment. One of these recent accidents involved a bounce house that was reportedly disengaged from its moorings by a gust of wind and lifted more than 50 feet in the air with three children inside. […]

Child-injury Attorney Jeff Killino Recovers Compensation for Children Injured by Recalled Children’s Products Such as Graco Car Seats

On July 2, 2014, Graco’s Children’s Products recalled 1.9 million infant car seats. The combined recall of the 1.9 million infant seats with the 4.2 million toddler seats the company recalled earlier in the year amounts to the largest recall of children’s car and safety seats in American history. The most recent recall came after […]