Big Lots Recalls Garden Swings Due to Fall Hazard

The seat on the Wilson & Fisher log-style, wood swings can break. The two-seat swings have a natural wood finish.

Recall date: September 26, 2012
Recall number: 12-282

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Wilson & Fisher Garden Swings

Hazard:

The wooden swing’s seat can break while in use, posing a fall hazard to the consumer.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact the firm toll-free at (866) 244-5687 between 9 a.m. through 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.biglots.com and click on recalls.

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Recall Details

Units

About 6,900

Description

This recall involves Wilson & Fisher log-style swing sets sold in a natural wood finish. The swing’s two-person bench seat is suspended between two wooden A-frame supports. Assembly instructions sold with the swings have item number JY1107 and SKU number 210020400 printed on the sheet.

Incidents/Injuries

Big Lots has received 14 reports of swing seats breaking, resulting in four reports of back pain and five reports of scratches and scrapes.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled swing sets, detach the bench seat and return it to any Big Lots store for a full refund. Consumers should destroy the remaining components.

Sold exclusively at

Big Lots stores nationwide from March 2012 through June 2012 for about $130.

Manufacturer(s)

Anji Jiayi Garden Supplies Company, Xiaofeng Town, China

Importer(s)

 Big Lots, of Columbus, Ohio

Manufactured in

China