They are meant to keep kids safe in the event of an accident, but when car seat defects strike, your child could be in danger. Read more here.
On May 24, 2017, Graco Children's Products Inc. issued yet another child seat recall. Previously, Graco issued recalls due to defects in the child restrain systems as reported in this blog. Today’s recall goes to the heart of safety issues surrounding child seats. The restraints failed, because of their of the adequacy of the child [...]
Evenflo will recall approximately 56,247 Transitions 3-in-1 Combination Booster Seats due to a design defect involving the central front adjuster button. The central front adjuster (CFA) controls the seat’s internal harness to loosen the restrains on the child. It was discovered recently that the position of the CFA is in reach for the child to [...]
Graco has issued two separate recalls involving four models of their child restraint systems due to the car seats not meeting Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 213 regarding the fixed label on the car seat. The first recall affects 31,838 Graco Classic Ride, ComfortSport, and Ready Ride car seats. These car seats were manufactured [...]
Britax will recall approximately 71,000 Britax B-Safe 35 and B- Safe 35 Elite infant car seat and travel systems due to a carry handle defect. The reason for the recall is that Britax has received 74 reports of handles that have cracked and fractured while being carried by the handle. Britax notes that the infant [...]