Bravo Sports Disney-Branded Pogo Sticks Recalled

Date:
July 29, 2011
Category:
Toys & Games
Company/Brand:
Bravo Sports
The Danger:
The bottom rubber tip attached to the pogo stick frame can wear out prematurely, posing a fall hazard to consumers. Also, the end caps on the handlebars can come off, exposing sharp edges. This poses a laceration hazard to consumers. Bravo and CPSC have received 82 reports of the bottom tip wearing out on the pogo sticks, including five reports of injuries.
Description:
This recall involves about 159,000 pogo sticks in various colors. The models included in this recall are the Disney Hannah Montana Pogo Stick, the Disney/Pixar Toy Story Cruising Cool Pogo Stick, the Disney/Pixar Cars Pogo Stick, the Disney Princess Pogo Stick and the Disney Fairies Cruising Cool Pogo Stick. The pogo sticks have Disney labels between the handlebars. The manufacturing date codes between 01/01/2009-022CO and 11/30/2010-022CO are on a clear label on the stem of the pogo stick near the foot pedals.
Sold At:
Burlington Coat Factory, Kmart, Kohls.com, Target and Toys R Us from February 2009 through June 2011 for about $20.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the pogo sticks and contact Bravo Sports for a full refund at (855) 469-3429 between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. PT or visit their website at bravopogorecall.com.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11290.html

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