BYA Recalls 5,700 Backyard Ziplines
Bring Your Adventure Sports (BYA) has announced the recall of 5,700 skyline backyard zipline kits because the crimp in the ziplines can fail and cause the users to fall.
About Skyline Zipline Kit Recall
The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has reported nine incidents of cable failure, of which six reports involved injuries. Among the six incidents of injury, three reports included consumers sustaining bruises and other unknown injuries while the remaining three incidents consumers reported head injuries.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled skyline zipline kits and contact BYA Sports for a replacement kit or for any other inquiries.
Description of BYA Sports Backyard Skyline Zipline Kits
The following information was provided by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):
- The recall consists of BYA Sports Skyline Backyard Zipline Kits that were sold in 60-, 75-, and 90-foot cable lengths. These skyline backyard zipline kits were sold in camouflage packing with a main cable, trolley, short cable turnbuckle, and u-clamps
- The following bar code can be found on the bottom left side of the packaging:
- 7456111220012 (60-ft.)
- 7456111220029 (75-ft.)
- 7456111220036 (90-ft.)
- The BYA logo and “Skyline (60,75, or 90) Zipline Kit” can be found on the front of the packaging.
- The BYA Skyline Backyard Zipline Kits were sold at REI and other sporting goods stores nationwide and online at promotive.com from August 2013 through July 2015 for between $100 and $130.