Triad Halts Production Of Pads Tied To Child's Death

Law360, New York (March 16, 2011, 5:41 PM EDT) -- Triad Group Inc. has halted production of alcohol prep pads that were blamed in a lawsuit for a Texas toddler's death, the Wisconsin medical supply company said Tuesday.

Hartland, Wis.-based Triad announced a voluntary recall of its alcohol prep pads, swabs and swab sticks because of concerns over bacillus cereus contamination, according to a Jan. 5 recall notice on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration website. The pads and swabs are used to disinfect prior to an injection.

Triad is being sued in the U.S. District...
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