You would never imagine that the toys or clothes you buy your children
harming them, but they can because of negligent companies. Product recalls
are important to stay on top of to avoid injuries. To help protect your
children from injuries, here are some of the October Consumer Product
Safety Commission’s children’s products recalls:
Trail Crest Recalls Children’s Hooded Sweatshirts Due to Strangulation Hazard
These recalled hoodies and jackets have drawstrings through the hood, which
pose a strangulation hazard to young children, but no injuries have been
This product recall involves Trail Crest brand boys and girls hooded sweatshirts
that come in camouflage, birch, pink and camouflage, and purple and camouflage.
There is a tag sewn on the outside of the jacket left sleeve with style
number 29121. They were sold at Zulily.com and other stores nationwide
from November 2012 to February 2013 for about $15.
If your child owns this recalled sweatshirt, you can remove the drawstrings
to eliminate the strangulation hazard, or contact Trail Crest and return
it for a full refund.
Infinitoy Recalls Softimals Toy Sets Due to Choking and Aspiration Hazard
The plastic hats found on these playset figures pose a choking hazard for
children. There has been one reported incident in which an 18-month-old
child placed a hat in their mouth and started to gag and choke, but the
toy was removed. No injuries have been reported yet.
Infinitoy Inc. is recalling the Super Safari Set model #30025 and the Deluxe
Circus Train Set model #30040. The model numbers are on the back of the
box in the lower right corner. The sets come in a white box with “Softimals.
Build, Play, Repeat” and “Ages 1 ½ to 5” printed
on the front and back. The recalled toys were sold at specialty toy stores
nationwide and online from September 2012 to September 2013 for about
$25 and $40.
If you own this toy, you should remove the plastic hats and contact Infinitoy
Inc., to exchange the hat for a free replacement figure.
To learn more about these children’s products recalls, visit the
CPSC’s website. If you or a loved one were injured due to a negligent company, you deserve
justice and compensation.
Contact the experienced
Texas product liability attorneys at the Kyle Law Firm today and set-up your free, no-obligation consultation.