Category Archives: Child Products

21 MILLION RECALLED PRODUCTS, TWO REISSUED RECALLS DEMONSTRATE ONGOING SAFETY CONCERNS IN FIRST HALF OF 2011

June 30, 2011


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SafetyBook.org consumer product and vehicular recall analysis for first-half 2011

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – (June 30, 2011) – According to SafetyBook.org,  a comprehensive consumer product safety monitoring service, more than 11 million consumer products were recalled during the second quarter of ...

CPSC’s New Crib Standards

June 28, 2011


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New rules for the manufacturing of safe cribs have been implemented by CPSC to help babies, and parents, sleep better at night. Retail and resale of cribs that do not meet the new guidelines ...

How to Monitor Child Products Recall

June 27, 2011


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With the birth of a child you are given dozens of gifts ranging from strollers and cribs to toys and clothing. Every year, however, there are also dozens of child’s products recall events when companies realize their products are ...

Reissuance of McLaren Stroller Recall – How Safe Are Your Kids in Their Strollers?

May 18, 2011


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Some of you might remember the 1 million McLaren Umbrella strollers recall in November 2009. The reason for recall was safety hazards for children. There were also a few reports of injuries due to the defect with the ...

ducduc Recalls Cribs due to Fall and Entrapment Hazards

April 26, 2011


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ducduc LLC recalled about 330 units of fixed-side cribs. This recall was voluntarily issued by ducduc in conjunction with Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) on April 26, 2011.

When the mattress is in the lowest position, the rails on ...

Arm’s Reach Concepts Recalls Infant Bed-Side Sleepers Due to Entrapment, Suffocation and Fall Hazards

April 10, 2011


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Arm's Reach Concepts' Bed Side Sleeper

Source: CPSC PRess Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 5, 2011 Release #11-187

Firm’s Recall Hotline: (800) 954-9353 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the ...

SafetyBook.org’s comment regarding recall of 2 million Graco strollers


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[For attribution]

“This recall involves strollers sold as long as 10 years ago, demonstrating the ongoing need for families to remain vigilant about hazardous products lurking in their homes,” says Dan Verakis, founder and CEO of SafetyBook.org, which provides a ...

SafetyBook.org’s comment on Fisher Price Recalls


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[For Attribution.]  

“Another 10 million recalled toys demonstrates the growing epidemic of hazardous products lurking in people’s homes across America,” says Dan Verakis, founder and CEO of SafetyBook.org, which provides a recall-monitoring service to consumers.

“Over 55 million product have now ...

Recall Roundup: Analysis of 1st Quarter 2011 Data Reveals Ongoing Safety Threat to Children

April 7, 2011


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dan Verakis, dan@safetybook.org  

Recall Roundup: Analysis of 1st Quarter 2011 Data Reveals Ongoing Safety Threat to Children

Full-Year 2010 Vehicular Recalls Approached Twice the Number of New Cars Sold

CHICAGO – (April 7, 2011) – According to SafetyBook.org, a ...