Infant Deaths in Inclined Sleepers: Fisher-Price Rock'n Play Reveals Dangerous Flaws in U.S. Product Safety

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The House Committee on Oversight and Reform conducted an investigation into the safety of inclined sleepers for infants after media reports of infant deaths. The committee used Fisher-Price as a case study because they had released the first infant inclined sleeper. It was discovered that Fisher-Price had ignored warnings about the product and that the Consumer Product Safety Commission does not have adequate power to protect the public.
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House Committee on Oversight and Reform, hearing on "Sleeping Danger: The Rock 'n Play and Failures in Infant Product Safety," 117th Cong., H.Hrg. 117-26, (2021, June, 7)
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