Trampolines Recalled by Sportspower Limited Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

The netting surrounding these trampolines can break. Children can fall through the netting and be injured. Broken bones, back/neck injuries and bruises have been reported.

Recall date: May 09, 2012
Recall number: 12172

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Sportspower BouncePro 14' Trampolines

Hazard:

The netting surrounding these trampolines can break, allowing children to fall through the netting and be injured.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Sportspower’s customer service hotline toll-free at (888) 965-0565 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website athttp://www.sportspowerltd.net/recall-bouncepro-14ft.html, or send an e-mail to Sportspower at customerservice@sportspowerltd.net

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Recall Details

Units

About 92,000

Description

he recall involves the Sportspower BouncePro 14’ Trampolines with brown mesh netting. UPC codes 68706404210, and 68706404244 are printed on the trampoline box. “Sportspower BouncePro 14” and “TR-14-63-A” are printed on a plate on the leg of the trampoline frame. The trampolines are surrounded by brown netting measuring about 6 feet high on the perimeter of the trampoline. The netting is designed to contain individuals bouncing on the trampoline.

Incidents/Injuries

Sportspower has received 17 reports of the net breaking, resulting in 11 injuries including broken bones, back and neck injuries, and contusions.

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the trampolines immediately and contact Sportspower to receive replacement black netting for the trampoline.

Sold exclusively at

Walmart stores nationwide from February 2009 through February 2012 for about $275.

Manufacturer(s)

Sportspower Limited, of Hong Kong, China

Importer(s)

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.

Manufactured in

China