The big news of the day for parents of infants and young children is that the popular brand, Graco Children’s Products, has had to recall 25,494 of its convertible child car seats. The Graco My Ride 65 model poses the risk of injury, with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) advising that occupants of the car seats may not be restrained properly by the seat webbing. Because of the problems, Graco will be giving their customers a free replacement harness for the seats.
There are specific models of the Graco My Ride 65 affected, including models 1871689, 1908152, 1813074, 1872691, 1853478, 1877535, 1813015, and 1794334. These modes were made from May 16, 2014 to August 1, 2014. The number that consumers may contact to get their free replacement harness is 1-800-345-4109.
If you or a loved one owns one of the subject Graco car seats and a child has been injured due to the faulty seat harness, do not hesitate to contact Inserra | Kelley | Sewell for compassionate expertise concerning whether you may be entitled to compensation for injuries.