Children's Riding Toy Recalled by Step2 Due to Fall Hazard

Children who lean too far forward on the seat can go over the foot-propelled toy's handle bar and hit the ground.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: Tháng Mười Một 27, 2012
Recall number: 13-049
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    Step2 X-Rider Car

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Children's Riding Toy

Hazard:

Children who lean too far forward on the seat can go over the handle bar and hit the ground. This poses a fall hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Step2; toll-free at (866) 860-1887, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.step2.com, and click on the "View Details" link under Recall Information for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 15,500

Description

The recalled product is an X-Rider Car. It is a red, plastic toy scooter with a yellow handlebar and seat, and two blue stickers that simulate headlights. It is 14 inches high, 14 inches wide and 19 inches long. The middle of the handle bar contains the Step2 logo. Step2's contact information is located on the rider's left side of the car. Children use their feet to propel the toy.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received four reports of incidents, with one incident resulting in head bumps and one resulting in a minor concussion and cuts to the gum and lip from the child's front teeth.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from children and contact Step2 to receive a free replacement toy.

Sold at

Target and other retailers from January 2012 through August 2012 for about $25.

Manufacturer

The Step2 Company LLC, of Streetsboro, Ohio.

Manufactured in

United States

  • Step2 X-Rider Car