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Red flags before foster child’s death, Hennepin lawsuit says

  The family of a 2-year-old girl who died in 2017 as a result of neglect and injuries she received in foster care filed a federal lawsuit Monday alleging the conditions that led to the girl's death were obvious and should have led

Red flags before foster child’s death, Hennepin lawsuit says2020-10-20T00:36:09-04:00

Serious injury cases involving children – Ross Greenstein

  Some of the most tragic personal injury cases are the cases that  involve young children. The team at Swartz & Swartz P.C. are very experienced in handling these unfortunate cases, but our clients should know that there are

Serious injury cases involving children – Ross Greenstein2020-10-12T16:01:30-04:00

FDA warning: New recall for hand sanitizer after Poison control officials warned it could be mistaken as children’s food pouches

  OKLAHOMA CITY (NewsNation Now) — The U.S. Food & Drug Administration issued a warning for a recall from Ashtel Studios due to misbranding of hand sanitizer packaged in pouches. The .84 fluid ounce pouches resemble food and drink containers made for kids, according to

FDA warning: New recall for hand sanitizer after Poison control officials warned it could be mistaken as children’s food pouches2020-10-11T16:35:38-04:00

Defective Toy Injuries with Children – James Swartz

  Designers, manufacturers and distributors of such products are too eager to place the blame on individual purchasers and users, often claiming “accidents will happen,” and additional safety measures would not have made a difference. Defective Toys Toys are

Defective Toy Injuries with Children – James Swartz2020-10-01T09:21:58-04:00

Prepac Recalls 4-Drawer Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards

This recall includes Prepac 4-drawer chests with plastic drawer glides. The recalled chests were sold in three finishes, black, oak and white. The following model numbers are included in the recall and are printed on the instruction manual: Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the

Prepac Recalls 4-Drawer Chests Due to Tip-Over and Entrapment Hazards2020-05-08T14:39:25-04:00

Joules USA Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard

This recall  involves Joules girls’ and boys’ pajamas and robes sold in multiple prints and sizes. Joules is printed on the sewn-in neck label. Garments with the following item numbers, printed on the wash care label, are included on this recall.   Remedy: Consumers should

Joules USA Recalls Children’s Pajamas and Robes Due to Violation of Federal Flammability Standard; Burn Hazard2020-03-11T08:05:33-04:00

Rawlings Recalls Catcher’s Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury

This recall involves the Rawlings CHMACH-SR (Senior) Catchers Helmet.  The recalled helmets have “MACH” printed on the hangtag originally attached to the helmet.  “Rawlings” is printed on the side of the helmet and the “R” Rawlings logo is printed on the front center of the

Rawlings Recalls Catcher’s Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury2020-02-13T01:39:26-04:00

Graco Recalls Little Lounger Rocking Seats to Prevent Risk of Suffocation

The Graco Little Lounger Rocking Seat™ is two products in one, a rocking seat and a vibrating lounger.  Most models (model numbers 1872034, 1875063, 1875102, 1877160, 1882081, 1896313, 1908957, 1914283 and 2047734) have multiple incline positions and one model (model number 1922809) has one incline

Graco Recalls Little Lounger Rocking Seats to Prevent Risk of Suffocation2020-02-03T19:18:33-04:00

2019 “10 Worst Toys” by W.A.T.C.H

2019's - 10 Worst Toys by W.A.T.C.H One Child Is Treated In U.S. Emergency Rooms Every Three Minutes For A Toy-Related Injury (Boston, MA–Nov. 19, 2019)  World Against Toys Causing Harm, Inc. (W.A.T.C.H.) today revealed its nominees for the “10 Worst Toys of 2019” and

2019 “10 Worst Toys” by W.A.T.C.H2019-11-21T17:57:17-04:00

Toy safety watchdog reveals 2019’s ‘worst toys’ in Boston presentation

A Nerf dart gun, ice cream-scented Nickelodeon slime and a plastic Power Rangers claw are among the toys topping a consumer safety group’s list of worst toys for the holidays. World Against Toys Causing Harm unveiled its annual list Tuesday at a Boston children’s hospital.

Toy safety watchdog reveals 2019’s ‘worst toys’ in Boston presentation2019-11-21T17:59:51-04:00

Quest Products Recalls ALOCANE Emergency Burn Pads Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Closure Requirement; Risk of Poisoning

This recall involves the ALOCANE® Emergency Burn Pads (10 count and 15 count) which come in a white and red box with “MAXIMUM STRENGTH ALOCANE® Emergency Burn Pads” printed on the front. The product is an over the counter Gel Infused Pad with lidocaine (4%)

Quest Products Recalls ALOCANE Emergency Burn Pads Due to Failure to Meet Child Resistant Closure Requirement; Risk of Poisoning2019-11-19T05:05:48-04:00

Stop using all inclined sleepers, warns federal safety agency as death toll hits 73

Consumers should stop using all inclined sleepers – even models that have not been recalled – because of the risk of accidental suffocation, federal safety regulators said Friday. The warning from the Consumer Product Safety Commission comes after months of controversy over the popular infant-sleeping

Stop using all inclined sleepers, warns federal safety agency as death toll hits 732019-11-08T08:34:32-04:00