Category: risk to small children

Brantley & Bradford County Kids Suffer Severe ATV Injuries Bradford county and brantley county atv accidents

Brantley & Bradford County Kids Suffer Severe ATV Injuries

BRADFORD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Summer is near and families are migrating outside for sunny days and memorable adventures. In rural areas, ATVs are a popular recreational vehicle in the summer. Despite all the safety equipment created for ATVs and their riders, accidents occur, and can be deadly for users. Sadly, two families in 3 days,…

SeaWorld’s New Ice Breaker Coaster Injures Child’s Leg SeaWorld Ice Breaker Roller Coaster Accident

SeaWorld’s New Ice Breaker Coaster Injures Child’s Leg

ORLANDO, FLORIDA –SeaWorld is opening their first launch roller coaster, the Ice Breaker, that boasts the steepest beyond vertical drop in Florida. While their soft opening began in February, in one week the ride broke more than just ground.. Breaking News A 12-year-old boy was one of the lucky pass members whom previewed the ride….

Palm Bay Daycare Doesn’t Care For Child’s Injury Daycare accident attorneys palm bay

Palm Bay Daycare Doesn’t Care For Child’s Injury

PALM BAY, FL – The Doorway to Learning Enrichment Center faces investigation and outrage after multiple families have left with their child sustaining injuries. One of the most outspoken parents is Alesha Montanez, mother of Ahnyla. Shortly after Ahnyla’s 1st birthday, the daycare called Mrs. Montanez, letting her know that Ahnyla had gotten scratched. The…

Raising Kids – Freedom vs. Safety Giving Children Freedom and Safety

Raising Kids – Freedom vs. Safety

Have you been accused of Helicopter parenting? Or do you find it difficult to let your child do simple things in life without you? Well, Gary Karton, host of Parent Pep Talk – a podcast providing advice though experts, kids, and parents – speaks on Free Range Parenting and how to effectively give more freedom…

PSA | CAN YOU SPOT THE RISKS? Tripp Law Firm - Spot the Risks

PSA | CAN YOU SPOT THE RISKS?

Can You Spot the Risks? Children are one of the most precious aspects of life. But with incredible life, comes incredible risk. Safe Kids Worldwide put together a video to challenge us to see if we could really spot all the risks available to children. Test yourself and see how many you can catch! Did…

TOY RECALL | Toy dart guns recalled after two deaths | WARNING to PARENTS

NATIONAL – The AP (5/17) reported, “The asphyxiation deaths of two boys prompted the government Monday to announce the recall of 1.8 million toy dart gun sets. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said a 9-year-old boy in Chicago and a 10-year-old boy in Milwaukee died after they chewed on the one-inch, soft-plastic darts, which slipped…

Child Restraints Being Recalled – Cosco – Disney – Eddie Bauer – Safety 1st

NATIONAL – According to New York Times – Wheels – The Dorel Group, a company that makes products for babies and infants, is recalling about 447,000 of its infant child restraints and travel system carriers sold under the brands Cosco, Disney, Eddie Bauer and Safety 1st because the carrying handle may come loose. Dorel told…

IKEA – Children’s Highchair recall CPSC

NATIONAL – Ikea is recalling “Leopard” highchairs that pose a fall and choking risk to children. Consumers should immediately stop using the “Leopard” highchairs and return them to any IKEA store for a full refund. According to the Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC), snap locks used to secure the highchair seat to the frame can…

2.1 MILLION STORK CRAFT CRIBS – Recalled – Sold by BJ’s, Sears, WalMart Stores, K-Mart, Target, J C Penney, and Costco Wholesale Warehouse

NATIONWIDE – Safety hazard! The cribs’ drop-side plastic hardware can break, deform, or parts can become missing. In addition, the drop-side can be installed upside-down, which can result in broken or disengaged plastic parts. All of these problems can cause the drop-side to detach in one or more corners. When the drop-side detaches, it creates…

Nearly 1 million window blinds recalled sold by IKEA, Bed Bath & Beyond and Hanover Direct

NATIONAL – According to the AP, “Nearly 1 million roller blinds and Roman shades sold by IKEA, Bed Bath & Beyond and Hanover Direct were recalled Tuesday for posing a serious strangulation risk to small children.” IKEA “previously recalled blinds in August, as well as in November 2008, following the death of a child. No…