23,000 Super Jumper Trampolines Recalled for Fall and Injury Hazards
Jarod Cassidy2 weeks ago
Super Jumper has issued a recall for roughly 23,000 trampolines after determining the welds on the metal railings that support the trampoline can fail, creating a significant risk of falls and injuries.
Super Jumper Trampolines Linked to at Least Four Injuries
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Super Jumper has received 97 reports of the welds on the metal railings failing and breaking, resulting in at least four consumers suffering injuries.
Super jumper has said they will provide a free repair kit consisting of reinforcement clamps that attach to the faulty welded joints to affected consumers. Consumers are urged to contact Super Jumper directly for the repair kit.
In the meantime, consumers should immediately stop using the recalled trampolines.
Description of the Recalled Super Jumper Trampolines
The recalled trampolines include Super Jumper’s 14-foot trampolines and 14-foot and 16-foot combo trampolines with enclosures sold without reinforcement clamps. The 14-foot models has six metal legs and the 16-foot combo has eight metal legs.
All of the affected trampolines will have the Super Jumper logo printed on the center of the black trampoline map and will be equipped with gold springs and a blue pad covering the springs.
The recalled trampolines were sold online at Amazon.com, Hayneedle.com, Overstock.com, and Wayfair.com between November 2011 and June 2019. Individual units were sold for between $200 and $400.
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