Pacific Cycle Recalls Swing Sets Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Toys R Us

The sling-style swing seats can crack or split prematurely.

Recall date: August 30, 2011
Recall number: 11-313
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    Picture of recalled sling-style swing seat

  • Sling-style swing seats on the Playsafe Dartmouth Swing Set, model number 22-PS340

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    Sling-style swing seats on the Playsafe Dartmouth Swing Set, model number 22-PS340

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Playsafe Dartmouth Swing Set

Hazard:

The sling-style swing seats can crack or split prematurely, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Pacific Cycle toll-free at (877) 564-2261 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT, Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.pacific-cycle.com or emailcustomerservice@pacific-cycle.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 5,500

Description

This recall involves Playsafe's Dartmouth Swing Set, 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.

Incidents/Injuries

Pacific Cycle has received five reports of the sling-style swing seats breaking during use, including reports of minor injuries involving bruises and scrapes.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the sling-style swing seats, remove the seats from the swing set and contact Pacific Cycle to obtain free replacement seats.

Sold exclusively at

Toys R Us stores nationwide from January 2011 through May 2011 for about $270.

Importer(s)

Pacific Cycle Inc., of Madison, Wis.

Manufactured in

China

  • Picture of recalled sling-style swing seat

  • Sling-style swing seats on the Playsafe Dartmouth Swing Set, model number 22-PS340