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Fisher-Price Recalls Millions Of Products

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The last week of September, The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Fisher-Price, of East Aurora, N. recalled a lot of products. Over a million Healthy Care, Easy Clean and Close to Me High Chairs were recalled. Children can fall on or against the pegs on the rear legs of the high chair resulting in injuries or lacerations. The pegs are used for high chair tray storage. CPSC and Fisher-Price are aware of 14 reports of incidents, including seven reports of children requiring stitches and one tooth injury. One of these incidents was reported in Canada.

They also have recalled over a 100,000 Little People Wheelies Stand ‘n Play Rampways. The wheels on the purple and the green cars can come off, posing a choking hazard to young children.

That same day they recalled 7 Million Trikes and Tough Trikes toddler tricycles. A child can strike, sit or fall on the protruding plastic ignition key resulting in serious injury, including genital bleeding. CPSC and Fisher-Price are aware of 10 reports of incidents resulting in injury. Six of the incidents required medical attention after young girls, ages two to three years old, fell against or on the protruding disc-shaped and D-shaped pretend key.

The product were made in China and Mexico.

Consumers should should take the items away from children and contact Fisher-Price for replacements. Consumers can contact Fisher-Price at (800) 432-5437 or visit their Web site at www.service.mattel.com.

If you or a family member is injured by a product, you need to get immediate medical care. If there is a significant affect or injury, you should contact an attorney concerning the problem. Early investigation can include the collection of product, checking recall alerts, and the proper notifying of those who caused the problem.