Serious Head Injuries Prompt Recall of Bumbo Baby Sitter Seats

Serious Head Injuries Prompt Recall of Bumbo Baby Sitter Seats

Today, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Bumbo Baby Sitter Seats manufactured by Bumbo International, of South Africa.

The recall stated: "If the seat is placed on a table, countertop, chair, or other elevated surface, young children can arch their backs, flip out of the Bumbo seat, and fall onto the floor, posing a risk of serious head injuries."

The CPSC has received 28 reports of young children falling out of the Bumbo Baby Sitter seat, including three skull fractures, which occurred when children fell out of chairs that had been placed on tables. These seats were sold atTarget, Wal-Mart, Sears, Toys R Us, Babies R Us, USA Babies, and various other toy and children's stores nationwide, as well as through various online sellers, from August 2003 through October 2007.

If your child has been injured by a defective stroller or baby carrier made by Bumbo or another manufacturer, you may be entitled to compensation for the damages you have suffered. We encourage you to get in touch with a Boulder personal injury attorney at Klein Frank, P.C. to discuss your potential case. Fill out an online contact form and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible.

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