Cribs Were Blamed for Dozens of Infant Deaths Over the Last Decade
Free Drop-Side Crib Injury Case Evaluation: If your child or other loved one has been injured because of a drop-side crib, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to compensation by filing a lawsuit and we can help.
Attention Parents: Drop-side cribs banned – 32 infant deaths
December 16, 2010 – This week, the CPSC announced that it will be banning drop-side baby cribs after reports of at least 32 infant deaths since 2001. The new ban is set to being in June 2011, and will effectively eliminate the sale, manufacture, and distribution of such cribs.
Drop-Side Cribs: A History of Safety Hazards
Drop-side cribs have been under scrutiny for many years, and recalled by the millions. In 2010 alone, approximately 3.5 million of these cribs have been recalled nationwide. “Enough is enough,” Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said in a statement. “Time and time again, drop-side cribs have trapped and suffocated infants, destroying families across the country.”
Parents using drop-side cribs should check the beds to make sure they work properly and haven’t been the subject of a recall.
Baby injured by defective crib? You may have a case.
The Personal Injury & Products Liability Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in drop-side crib injury lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new cases in all 50 states.