Pacific Cycle Swing Sets Recalled

Date:
August 30, 2011
Category:
Swings & Seats
Playground Equipment
Company/Brand:
Pacific Cycle Inc.
The Danger:
The sling-style swing seats can crack or split prematurely, posing a fall hazard. Pacific Cycle has received five reports of the sling-style swing seats breaking during use, including reports of minor injuries involving bruises and scrapes.
Description:
This recall involves about 5,500 Playsafe's Dartmouth Swing Sets, model number 22-PS340, with date codes FSD0115AA and FSD0315AA. The model number and date code can be found in the owner's manual. The swing set has six metal legs and includes two swings with yellow plastic sling-style seats, a yellow plastic sliding board, a two-person glider with yellow plastic seats, yellow plastic trapeze hanging rings, and a four-person lawn swing with yellow plastic seats and footboard.
Sold At:
Toys R Us stores nationwide from January 2011 through May 2011 for about $270.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the sling-style swing seats, remove the seats from the swing set, and contact Pacific Cycle to obtain free replacement seats. You can contact the company toll-free at 877-564-2261, visit pacific-cycle.com or email customerservice@pacific-cycle.com.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11313.html

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