Note: Model Number Addition.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Firm's Hotline: (800) 347-8372

January 4, 2005

 

Release # 05-077


WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announces the following recall in voluntary cooperation with the firm below. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Toddler Swings

Units: About 9,300

Manufacturer: The Step 2 Co., of Streetsboro, Ohio

Hazard: The straps on these swings could break, causing a child riding in the swing to fall to the ground and suffer injuries.

Incidents/Injuries: None reported.

Description:The recall includes toddler swings with model numbers 7336KR, 733604 and 733600. The model numbers are located on a label on the back of the swings. The swings are made from green plastic and the red Step 2 logo is located on the front of the swing. The straps on the recalled swings are grey and blue colored.

Sold at: Toy and discount department stores nationwide from May 2003 through December 2004 for between $17 and $20.

Manufactured in: United States

Remedy: Consumers should stop using these swings and contact the firm to determine if their swing is involved in the recall. If it is, the firm will provide a free repair.

Consumer Contact: Contact Step 2 at (800) 347-8372 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or log on to www.step2.com
Picture of Recalled Swing

Picture of Recalled Swing