Confer Plastics has received two reports in which children’s arms were caught in the side panel openings of the steps, which resulted in minor abrasions. No drownings have been reported.
Consumers are advised to immediately stop using the recalled systems. They can contact Confer Plastics for a free repair kit, which includes additional panels that will prevent entrapment as well as instructions for installation.
If consumers have additional questions or concerns, Confer Plastics can be contacted at 800-635-3213 from 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or online at www.conferplastics.com by clicking on “Curve Recall”.
Models Included in the Recall
This recall involves three models of in-pool step systems with curved steps for in-ground and aboveground pools. The steps and handrails are made of gray and beige plastic. The manufacturing/date code is located on the side walls of each step.
The following models are included in the recall:
Manufacturing/Date Code Range
Confer Curve base (staircase) 4-step for aboveground pool
Confer Curve base (staircase) 3-step for in-ground pool
Curve add-on unit for either in-ground or aboveground stairs
The pool step systems were sold by the following retailers from January 2013 to July 2018 for between $200 and $400:
Champion Pool Distributors
Superior Pool Products
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