Henry Gordy Settles Toy Gun Defect Claims For $1M

Law360, New York (October 14, 2011, 10:24 PM EDT) -- New Jersey toymaker Henry Gordy International Inc. agreed to pay $1.1 million in response to allegations that it failed to report safety hazards associated with its toy dart guns, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced Friday.

The settlement is the resolution of the commission's accusations that Henry Gordy knowingly failed to report a safety defect and hazard associated with the Auto Fire Target Sets that allegedly caused three deaths by the time it was recalled in May 2010.

The toy sets were sold at Family...
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