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Flexible Flyer Swing Recalled for Fall Hazard

Baisha Kreuzer4 years ago

The Troxel Company has voluntarily recalled the see-saw section of its Flexible Flyer Swing Sets, sold at Walmart, Toys-R-Us, and Academy as well as other specialty stores and online vendors.

About the Flexible Flyer Swing Recall

According to the U.S Consumer Product Safety Commission, the see-saw section can easily fall apart from the bolts that keep it fastened to the set, risking falls and injuries.  CPSC urges consumers to immediately stop use and contact Troxel to receive information for a free repair kit.

Injuries Reported

1,232 reports have been confirmed regarding the breakage of the see saw seats. Of those reports, thirteen injuries including bruises and abrasions have been suffered by small children who used the sets.

Description of the Flexible Flyer Swing Sets

There are 11 different designs, each containing a see saw, swings, bars or a slide. To identify each set, a model number can be found underneath the center top bar. The recalled model numbers can found on the CPSC website.

These products were manufactured in the United States and about 100,500 were sold in the U.S as well as 4,900 in Canada. The units were sold from December 2011 to May 2012 for about $130 to $280 depending on the retailer. 

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