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Sound Baby Monitors Recalled After Two Deaths Due to Strangulation Hazard

On November 21, 2013 the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the recall of 600,000 Angelcare Movement and Sound Monitors with Sensor Pads. The cord attached to the baby monitor’s sensor pad is placed under the crib mattress, which poses a strangulation risk if

Sound Baby Monitors Recalled After Two Deaths Due to Strangulation Hazard2021-04-15T14:05:34-04:00

Nan Far Woodworking Recalls Rockland Furniture Round Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards

This recall involves about 3,900 Rockland Furniture round cribs with model number 343-8314. The crib's drop-side rails can malfunction, detach or otherwise fail. When this happens, the drop-side rail can fall out of position and create a space where an infant or toddler can become

Nan Far Woodworking Recalls Rockland Furniture Round Cribs Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards2021-04-16T15:04:13-04:00

President of LM Import-Export Sentenced Prison and Fined for Importing Banned Children’s Products

Florida Federal District Court Judge Kathleen M. Williams issued a significant sentenced to Hung Lam, President of LM Import-Export Inc.   to 22 months incarceration in federal prison, three years of supervised release and a $10,000 fine for pleading guilty to conspiracy to traffic and

President of LM Import-Export Sentenced Prison and Fined for Importing Banned Children’s Products2021-04-15T14:33:13-04:00

Dream On Me Recalls Infant Swings Due to Strangulation Hazard

On Thursday, October 18, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that Dream On Me Inc., of South Plainfield, New Jersey, is recalling about 560 units of Happy Swing II infant swings. These were sold nationwide from October 2010, through September 2012 for $80

Dream On Me Recalls Infant Swings Due to Strangulation Hazard2021-04-17T06:00:30-04:00

Strangulation Death of Two-year-old Child Prompts Recall of Window Blinds by Blind Xpress

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalled about 139,000 vertical and 315,000 horizontal blinds. In 2009, a 2-year-old girl from Commerce Township, Mich. reportedly strangled in the loop of a vertical blind cord that was not attached to the wall or floor.   Blind

Strangulation Death of Two-year-old Child Prompts Recall of Window Blinds by Blind Xpress2021-04-16T15:41:39-04:00

Rod Covlin Charged as Suspect for Wife’s Death

Two years ago, Shele Danishefsky Covlin, a UBS wealth manager, was found face-down dead in her bathtub. With a clearly cut scalp, Colvin's death was allegedly ruled an accidental fall.   Jewish Orthodox traditions prompted her family to refuse an autopsy and order an immediate

Rod Covlin Charged as Suspect for Wife’s Death2021-04-17T10:37:34-04:00

Pottery Barn Dolls Recalled

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced that Pottery Barn Kids, a division of William-Sanoma Inc. of San Fransisco, CA, has issued a recall of certain of its dolls. The doll recall is based on a strangulation hazard presented by the hair on

Pottery Barn Dolls Recalled2021-04-17T06:21:16-04:00

Drop-Side Cribs Banned Due to Safety Hazards

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has approved new mandatory standards to address the hazards of cribs. In the last five years alone, the CPSC has announced recalls of over 9 million drop-side cribs due to hazards of strangulation and suffocation.   According to

Drop-Side Cribs Banned Due to Safety Hazards2021-04-15T17:08:58-04:00

Four Infant Deaths Linked To Recalled Graco Quattro™ and MetroLite™ Strollers

In October 2010, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) announced a recall of about 2 million Graco strollers due to the risk of entrapment and strangulation. Reports surfaced that the manufacturer, Graco Children’s Products Inc., of Atlanta, Ga., received four reports of infant strangulations

Four Infant Deaths Linked To Recalled Graco Quattro™ and MetroLite™ Strollers2021-04-17T06:32:53-04:00

Recall of Infant Sleep Positioners Prompted By Reports of Twelve Infant Deaths

On September 29, 2010, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned consumers to stop using infant sleep positioners.   In recent years, the government received 12 reports of infants (ages ranging from 1 month to 4

Recall of Infant Sleep Positioners Prompted By Reports of Twelve Infant Deaths2021-04-17T06:35:49-04:00

Baby Hammocks Recalled Due to Suffocation Hazard

On August 24, 2010, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) announced a recall of Infant and Toddler Hammocks manufactured in Malaysia and sold in the U.S. by MamaLittleHelper LLC, of Frisco, Texas.   The hammocks in question were deemed defective because the side-to-side shifting

Baby Hammocks Recalled Due to Suffocation Hazard2021-04-17T04:50:44-04:00

Kids’ Tent Recalled Due to Strangulation Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Health Canada (HC), in cooperation with Tots in Mind Inc., of Salem, N.H., is announcing that a recall was issued on July 15, 2010, of about 20,000 “Cozy Indoor Outdoor Portable Playard Tents Plus Cabana Kits”, sold

Kids’ Tent Recalled Due to Strangulation Hazard2021-04-16T15:37:06-04:00
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