Landscape Structures Recalls Oodle Swings Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

The swing seat is suspended too close to the ground, posing an injury hazard to children who can get their legs caught underneath the swing seat.

Recall date: December 23, 2013
Recall number: 14-705
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  • Landscape Structures’ Oodle Swing

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    Landscape Structures’ Oodle Swing

  • Sticker on swing frame

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    Sticker on swing frame

  • Swing seat bumper

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    Swing seat bumper

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Oodle Swings

Hazard:

The swing seat is suspended too close to the ground, posing an injury hazard to children who can get their legs caught underneath the swing seat.

Consumer Contact:

Landscape Structures toll-free at (888) 438-6574 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.playlsi.com and click on U.S. Voluntary Product Recall at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 177

Description

This recall involves Landscape Structures’ Oodle Swings. The swing frame is a double arch, comes in a variety of colors and measures 9 ½ ft. high by 13 ½ ft. long by 4 ½ ft. wide. The swing seat is an oval-shaped ring, measures 4 ft. wide by about 3 ½ ft. deep, comes in a variety of colors and is suspended from the frame by four black cables or chains. The swing seat holds as many as six children. Landscape Structures is printed on label near ground level on the frame. The swing set’s model number 173592 is printed in the swing’s instruction manual. “Landscape Structures” is molded in the black rubber bumper of the swing seat.

Incidents/Injuries

Nine children have broken their legs or suffered sprains when their legs got caught under the swing. 

Remedy

Consumers should stop using the swings immediately and measure the distance between the bottom of the swing seat and the ground. If the distance is less than 12 ¾ inches, contact Landscape Structures for a free repair.  Landscape Structures is contacting its customers directly.

Sold at

To schools and other facilities with playground equipment nationwide from February 2011 through November 2013 for about $4,350.

Manufacturer

United States

Manufactured in

Landscape Structures Inc., of Delano, Minn.

  • Landscape Structures’ Oodle Swing

  • Sticker on swing frame

  • Swing seat bumper