RECALL ALERT: Britax B-Agile Stroller AMPUTATION HAZARD

AFFECTED PRODUCTS: BRITAX CHILD SAFETY, INC. SAFETY RECALLPartial Fingertip Amputation Hazard.  Child Injury Risk.BRITAX B-AGILE StrollersManufacturing Dates: March 1, 2011 to June 10, 2013A Partial Fingertip Amputation Hazard exists from the folding hinge mechanism as the consumer folds the stroller. All registered owners of the affected strollers are being sent a remedy kit. To register […]

RECALL ALERT: Perrigo Recalls Acetaminophen Infant Liquid Due to Syringe Error

PERRIGO INITIATES NATIONWIDE VOLUNTARY PRODUCT RECALL OF ACETAMINOPHEN INFANT SUSPENSION LIQUID, 160 mg/5 mL, DUE TO A POTENTIAL DEFECT WITH THE CO-PACKAGED ORAL SYRINGE The Perrigo Company (NYSE: PRGO; TASE) announced today that it has initiated a voluntary, nationwide product recall to the retail level of 18 batches of its acetaminophen infant suspension liquid, 160 […]

List of Choking Hazards: Foods, Household Items and Toys

List of Choking Hazards:  Foods, Household Items and Toys Foods: Hot dogs (especially cut into a coin shape), meats, sausages, and fish with bones Popcorn, chips, pretzel nuggets, and snack foods Candy (especially hard or sticky candy), cough drops, gum, lollipops, marshmallows, caramels, hard candies, and jelly beans Whole grapes, raw vegetables, raw peas, fruits, […]

Important Facts about Choking Hazards and Injuries

In response to “J.T” who died after choking on a hot dog while on vacation, New York State enacted legislation to help parents, caregivers and providers recognize common choking hazards for children and prevention tips. This legislation is known as ” J.T.’s Law“.  The following information is provided to help educate parents, caregivers, and providers […]