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Cases of Interest

Baby Formula Causes Serious Injuries & Multiple Lawsuits

Parents are suing the companies that make Similac and Enfamil baby formulas. The lawsuits allege their cow’s milk products caused necrotizing enterocolitis NEC in premature…

How did we get to the cow in the first place?

When commercial infant formula came along, its manufacturers marketed these products as a safe alternative to breast milk. As breastfeeding rates decreased from 90% in…

Abbot and FDA were warned a year before the recall about formula plant conditions

The Wall Street Journal confirmed that Abbott, the manufacturer of the recalled formula, as early as February 2021. A former Sturgis, Michigan Abbott plant employee,…

Baby Formula Recall Expanded After Second Infant Dies

On February 17, 2022, Abbott Nutrition, recalled multiple powered baby formulas, including Similac, Alimentum, and EleCare, after multiple complaints of infant illnesses related to Cronobacter…

Similac, Enfamil Baby Formula Makers Facing Serious Lawsuits

The makers of Similac and Enfamil are facing a growing number of lawsuits alleging their popular cow-milk based baby formulas have caused pre-term infants to…

VTech Defective Infant Mobile Recalled Due to Injury Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 37,000 “Lights & Lullabies” mobiles.  An additional 4,800 units have been recalled…

Recall: Bicycle Brake Pads Recalled Due to Fall Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 750 SwissStop ExoTherm cycling disc pads. It has been reported that the…

Radio Flyer Recalls Electric Wagons Due to Injury Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 5,000 “Radio Flyer eWagons”.   These children wagons are battery-operated. When force is…

Recall: Children’s Tents Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 84,000 “Playtime Pals Pop-Up Hideaway Hut” children’s tents.   The tents come in…

Recall: Dr. Brown’s Lovey Pacifier & Teething Holders Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 590,000 “Dr. Brown Lovey Pacifiers & Teether Holders”.  The products come in…

Recall:  Specialized Allez Bikes Recalled Due to Crash Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 5,550 “Specialized Allez” bikes. An additional 390 units have been recalled in…

Federal Government Takes Action Against Britax for Stroller Defects

February 16, 2018: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has filed an administrative complaint against Britax Child Safety, Inc., alleging that certain models of…

Recall:  VTech Defective Infant Rattle Recalled Due to Choking Hazard

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 280,000 Shake &Sing Elephant Rattles.   The rattle has a purple elephant with…

FDA Orders Label Changes to Opioid-Containing Cold Medications to Protect Kids

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an order directing the makers of cough and cold medications containing opioids such as hydrocodone and codeine…

Recall: Bassinet Maker Violates Safety Standards

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of about 1000 units of “Multipro Baby Cradle N Swings” bassinets. In 2014, the…

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