Dynacraft is recalling more than 10,000 motor scooters sold nationwide at Walmart and Toys R Us stores because these defective products can accelerate unintentionally and cause riders to lose control and fall, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). If you were harmed by one of the motorized scooters detailed below or another defective product, the Mobile, Alabama, product liability attorneys at Long & Long may be able to help you recover financial compensation for resulting medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other damages. Our accomplished team of lawyers have a proven record of success helping innocent consumers harmed by defective products. The Dynacraft recall affects two models of electric, battery operated scooters.
Dynacraft is recalling about 5,500 Monster High City Scooters sold exclusively at Walmart stores nationwide between November 2012 and January 2013. The affected scooters feature the model number 8801-14, which appears on a label underneath the scooters’ center platforms. Serial numbers for the affected scooters begin with the letters “QYCEI” and are followed by six-digit numbers. Dynacraft is also recalling approximately 5,200 Hello Kitty City Scooters sold exclusively at Toys R Us stores from October 2012 to January 2013. These scooters feature the model number 8801-03 and serial numbers that begin with the letters “QYCEI” followed by six-digit numbers.
According to the CPSC, there have been a number of reports of incidents in which the scooters accelerate suddenly and unintentionally; some of these incidents have resulted in injuries. Consumers with these scooters should disconnect the batteries and return them to the place of purchase. If you were hurt or a loved one was killed by a defective consumer product, please contact Long & Long for your free case consultation. Our experienced product liability attorneys welcome clients from the greater Mobile area and across Alabama.