Company Recalls More than 400,000 High Chairs Due to Child Laceration Risks
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the company Artsana USA Inc. has issued a recall of approximately 455,000 Chicco Polly high chairs due to a risk for bruises and lacerations to children.
If your child was injured by one of these high chairs or another defective product, you should contact an experienced product liability attorney as soon as possible to discuss your legal options. A qualified defective product lawyer may be able to help you seek financial compensation for medical expenses and pain and suffering among other damages.
The recall affects the following 26 Chicco Polly High Chair models:
The model numbers are printed on labels on the undersides of the high chair seats. The affected high chairs feature pegs on the rear legs of the chairs that can cause bruises, cuts and lacerations to children if they fall on or against the pegs.
According to the CPSC, at least 21 reports of injuries have been reported. The chairs involved in the recall were manufactured prior to Oct. 13, 2010, and sold nationwide between January 2005 and July 2012 at stores including Babies R Us, Burlington Coat Factory, Buy Buy Baby, Shopko and Toys R Us.
If you or a family member was injured by a defective product, please contact PersonalInjury.com for a free case evaluation and to locate an experienced product liability lawyer near you.