Child-injury Attorney Jeffrey Killino Helps Families of Children Injured by Whirlpool or Hot-tub Use

Hot-tubs and whirlpools are used by adults for therapy, injury recovery, or sheer enjoyment and relaxation. Yet, most of these adults are unaware of the risks posed to children who play in or simply sit in hot tubs or whirlpools. In some cases, the dangers result from a defect in the tub or whirlpool itself, […]

Recall Alerts: “Style My Room” Disco Lights and Dynacraft Scooters

A disco lamp meant for use in teenager’s rooms has been recalled due to an electrical shock hazard. Two electric scooters have been recalled due to an electrical malfunction causing the unit to accelerate quickly without warning. Read on for more information about these important recall notices from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). “Style […]

February Recall and Product Notices

As the month of February comes to an end, we have a number of recalls and product notices to make you aware of. As of Feb. 28, 2013, manufacturers of play yards for infants and toddlers will be held to a higher federal safety standard. The rules are one of many new additions to the […]

Recall Alert: Triaminic® Syrups and Theraflu Warming Relief® Syrups

As flu season continues to sweep through the United States, ensuring the health and safety of your child is of paramount concern. We have an important recall alert to share with you regarding two common, over-the-counter cold and flu medicines. In conjunction with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Novartis Consumer Health Inc. is […]

Important Recall Notice: Fisher Price “Rock ‘N Play” Infant Sleepers are Off the Shelf

The Child Injury Firm has an important recall notice for consumers. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has recalled the Fisher Price “Rock ‘N Play” Infant sleeper following reports of mold in the product. According to the CPSC, the mold present in the infant sleeper can cause respiratory illness, breathing problems, and infections in […]

Nap Nanny Officially Recalled

We have an important follow-up to our recent story about the Nap Nanny baby recliner. Following a lawsuit filed by the federal government against the product’s manufacturer, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has partnered with four major retailers to recall the Nap Nanny baby recliners manufactured by Baby Matters, LLC. As mentioned in our […]

City Versa Stroller and Dunecraft Toy Recalls

In light of the recent tragedy in Newtown, Conn., we at the Child Injury Firm want to extend our condolences and sympathies to all the families affected. Never before has the safety of a child been on the minds of Americans more than in the aftermath of the Newtown shooting. In situations where a child’s […]

Tragic Death Prompts Recall of 220,000 Infant Travel Beds

Following an infant death and nine other reports of distressed or trapped children, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced a mass recall of a portable sleep tent model. KidCo Inc., a children’s safety equipment manufacturer, recalled 220,000 Pea Pod Travel Cribs after the CPSC determined an infant could be caught between the fabric […]

2012 Infant Tylenol Recall: J&J Recalls Consumer Product over Bottle Design Flaws

According to the Wall Street Journal, Johnson & Johnson has recalled approximately 574,000 bottles of over-the-counter infant’s grape-flavored Tylenol—the entire U.S. supply—due to a flaw in the design of the bottle. Consumers complained of trouble using the SimpleMeasure™ dosing system that included a syringe. To measure the proper dose, parents were instructed to insert the […]

Recent Child Product Recalls

In the midst of all the dangers of our modern world, household hazards can be a major issue for you as a parent, especially when the mobility and curiosity of a young child is taken into consideration. Faulty or ill-made toys and products are not only a frustration and inconvenience but also a direct danger […]