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Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper Defective Product Lawsuits

Fisher-Price Rock n' Play Sleeper Defective Product Lawsuits

Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper Defective Product Lawsuits

 

Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper lawsuits may be on the rise, as more and more fatalities are being identified in association with this defective product. Wieand Law Firm represents families who have lost a child because of using this device. Despite the undeniable link between infant deaths and the design of the Rock n’ Play Sleeper as well as the resulting lawsuits, Fisher-Price refuses to recall the product. How many more deaths might occur to infants using it is impossible to predict. This is one of the primary motivators for those who are pursuing litigation against the manufacturer. We can help you fight for justice. Contact us for a free consultation to discuss the Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper defective product lawsuits and your legal options.

 

Wieand Law Firm Fights for the Justice of Victims

One child’s death is too many when associated with a product that is dangerous. However, the defective Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper product has been linked to 32 infant deaths to date—lawsuits may be the only solution for the grieving parents. As per U.S. consumer product laws, a manufacturer has the legal and ethical responsibility to ensure their products do not cause harm when used per the manufacturer’s instructions. So far, Fisher-Price has refused to recall the product in the interest of safety, which puts additional lives at risk. The legal firm of Wieand Law Firm represents the rights of victims and their families in lawsuits against negligent companies– if you lost your infant because of the defective Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper product, contact us. Should we take your case we will leverage all available resources to secure the highest possible settlement in order to punish a company that manufactures and sells a deadly product.

 

Fisher-Price’s Duty of Care to Consumers

As mentioned, manufacturers have a legal obligation to ensure that their products are safe to use as long as the consumer uses them in the way they are intended. In the legal world, this is referred to as “duty of care” and if a manufacturer is aware that a product of theirs is potentially harmful, they have a responsibility to fix, address, or neutralize the problem or else stop selling that product.

 

  •         A Consumer Reports investigation determined that the Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper allows an infant to rollover. Once the infant rolls over, they may suffocate due to asphyxia because their airway becomes blocked due to their body position.
  •         The American Academy of Pediatrics has called for Fisher-Price to recall the Rock n’ Play Sleeper based on the findings published by Consumer Reports.
  •         A number of lawsuits have already been filed against Fisher-Price for their defective Rock n’ Play Sleeper product.
  •         Based on the available information from the Consumer Reports investigation, the American Academy of Pediatrics conclusion that the Rock n’ Play Sleeper product should be recalled, and the pending lawsuits, Fisher-Price is aware that it is defective. Wieand Law Firm can help you hold them accountable for your child’s death.

To learn how the defective Fisher-Price Rock n’ Play Sleeper product lawsuits could affect your family, contact us today for a free consultation.