New parents are often anxious upon learning that a certain baby food product is being recalled. However, prior to panicking too much, parents should exercise the following cautions before ditching a product completely.
Instead of relying on the news for information about a certain baby food recall, parents should visit the company’s official website for information about what the recall actually entails and how the company is planning to address it. If a particular brand issues a recall, parents should stay calm as not all the products of a brand are likely to be impacted. Parents still may try to consider other baby food brands if their preferred brand has issued a recall. Considering other brands is a good option, especially if the recall has a wide scope or is ongoing. Parents may also consider making their own version of a baby food product based on the ingredients list found on the brand packaging.
Babies, unfortunately, can suffer serious illnesses as a result of consuming recalled baby food products. If you think such an illness is harming your loved one, the product liability lawyers at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® in Wisconsin may be able to represent you. Call our office at (414) 271-0900 to find out how we may be able to help you recover from your loss and to discuss your legal options.