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Recaro ProSport Car Safety Seats Affected by Recall

Post On 02-19-2015

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has recently indicated that thousands of car safety seats manufactured by Recaro Child Safety LLC are being recalled.

The recall campaign was issued after the company learned that the Recaro ProSport model 385 child restraints come with certain LATCH lower anchors that may not protect the child correctly. This issue could(Read More)

Recall Campaign Targets Evenflo Car Safety Seats

Post On 02-17-2015

Too often, consumer products impacted by recalls are associated with incidents before companies issue recall campaigns.

Unfortunately for parents and their children, some of these products sometimes happen to be car safety seats and other items designed for children.

While facing a series of campaigns carried out by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Evenflo Company attempted to(Read More)

High Chairs Distributed During Ellen DeGeneres Show Recalled

Post On 02-06-2015

According to a series of news reports, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has indicated that Mima Moon high chairs are being recalled.

The devices have three different uses in one. According to the official announcement, the high chair comes with seats that could become loose suddenly, causing them to become dislodged. This issue could allow the child(Read More)

Recall Impacts Feeding Tubes Used by Infants

Post On 02-04-2015

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has recently reported that certain items used to feed young children have been recalled over a possible choking hazard.

The recall campaign announced by the federal agency has indicated that the PouchPop Topper, a silicone topper that is used to allow infants to feed themselves, may come with tubes that could become(Read More)

Experts Offer Tips On Avoiding Personal Injury Accidents Near Schools

Post On 01-15-2015

Driving and walking safety should be taken seriously by students and their parents.

With children, teens, and young adults getting back to their school activities comes the risks. Drivers and pedestrians alike should make sure that certain steps are followed so that personal injury accidents are avoided. According to some of the experts, the first thing to do(Read More)

New Car Safety Seat Technology Could Boost Child Safety

Post On 12-17-2014

News sources have been busy reporting on the latest developments concerning Graco car safety seats and the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s investigation into the company’s delay to issue a comprehensive recall campaign promptly after the first complaints were registered.

While the reports coming from the NHTSA are not exactly encouraging, news sources have also been covering(Read More)

Deadly Accident Inspires Mother To Speak Out About Car Safety Seat Usage

Post On 12-11-2014

Children continue to be more likely to die due to auto accidents than any other factor.

Unfortunately for many children, mistakes involving car safety seat installation end up resulting in deadly injuries. That’s why a mother is now using her personal story to make others aware of what they should do to keep their children from being injured(Read More)

NHTSA Investigates Why Graco Postponed Car Seat Recall

Post On 12-02-2014

Graco car safety seats are now under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration after the company was accused of delaying in recalling millions of potentially defective and hazardous car safety seats.

According to the several news sources covering this story, a timeliness query has been opened by the agency due to the handling of an issue(Read More)

CHP Offers Free Seat Check During National Child Passenger Safety Week

Post On 09-19-2014

The month of September is when the National Child Passenger Safety Week takes place.

According to safety experts, parents continue to install their children’s car safety seats incorrectly, increasing thus the risk of personal injury when accidents happen as a result.

The car safety seat is the parents’ best bet in making sure their child is protected from a(Read More)

Experts Review Child Passenger Safety Products

Post On 09-10-2014

Child safety is an important subject for parents who are also drivers.

That’s one of the reasons many car and child safety experts have decided to ensure parents are well aware of the many technologies and features being made available to them so they can ensure their children are safe. During the Child Passenger Safety Week, which is(Read More)