Rockland Furniture Recalls Cribs sold at JC Penney
Approximately 17,000 drop-side baby cribs made by Rockland Furniture and sold at JC Penney stores have been recalled due to a risk of potentially fatal injuries to infants.
If your child was injured or suffered wrongful death as a result of a defective Rockland Furniture crib or other dangerous product, it’s important to contact a product liability attorney as soon as possible. An experienced attorney can advise you on your legal options and may be able to help you pursue financial compensation.
The affected Rockland Furniture cribs feature malfunctioning side panels that are prone to detaching or falling out of position. If the sides unlock or drop unexpectedly, they can pose a risk of injury or death to infants.
The recall affects the following Rockland Furniture drop-side cribs:
- 343-8124 Nightingale Spindle Drop-Side Crib
- 343-8280 Cottage Standard Drop-Side Crib Version 1
- 343-8271 Cottage Standard Drop-Side Crib Version 2
- 343-9105 Drop-Side Crib and Changer
- 343-8191 Renew Standard Drop-Side Crib
- 343-8192 Renew Convertible Drop-Side Crib
The model number is located on a label on the bottom part of the headboard panels. Consumers with one of these cribs should halt its use immediately and contact Nan Far Woodworking at www.rocklandimmobilizationkit.com for a repair kit.
So far, at least five incidents involving the cribs have been reported, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Among the incidents is one report of a child becoming trapped in the drop-side panel.
If your child was hurt by a faulty crib or other defective product, please contact PersonalInjury.com for a free case evaluation and to locate a qualified product liability attorney near you.