Here are some of the recalls and warnings from this past week of note:
1. Husqvarna Grass and Hedge Trimmers. Fire hazard from fuel leak due to failure of rubber spacer.
Husqvarna Grass Trimmer Model 122C – Serial Numbers: 2011 17 00001 to 2011 52 99999.
Husqvarna Hedge Trimmers Models 122HD60 and 122HD45 – Serial Numbers 2011 17 00001 to 2011 52 99999.
More information here.
2. Todson Topeak Babyseat II Bicycle Child Carrier Seat. Child’s finger can get caught in hinge mechanism and cause amputation. Model numbers: TCS2100, TCS2101 and TCS2102.
Learn more here.
3. West Elm Folding Chairs. Danger is collapse during normal use. Find out more here.
4. Public Bikes, Inc./Wellgo Pedals Corp. Fall hazard from cracking and breaking pedals. Badge numbers recalled: 1-5843, 5845, 12560, 20743 and 20757 as well as the Apple model. The Apple model does not have a badge. More information is available here.
Dangerous and defective products are responsible for many injuries and deaths nationwide. Our profession calls this area of law products liability. Consulting an attorney experienced in handling these matters is usually easy. Most lawyers will provide a complimentary initial consultation to evaluate a claim or case and let the person know if they can help.
This consumer protection information is provided by Louisville, Kentucky attorney Will Nefzger, a partner at Bahe Cook Cantley & Nefzger PLC.