Spring is in the air, school is almost out and the outdoors beckons. After a long winter most all are ready to be outside enjoying the warm air and sunshine.
Before you and your family embark on your summer fun take a look at the list of products below to ensure that your summer fun will not be marred by injuries from defective products that have been recalled by Consumer Products Safety Commision.
|Product||Recall Press Release||Hazard||Photo|
|11-262||The wood in the posts of the fort sections on the swing sets can weaken due to rotting, posing a fall hazard.|
|Pacific Cycle Dartmouth Swing Sets
|11-313||The sling-style swing seats can crack or split prematurely, posing a fall hazard to consumers.|
|12-109||The Slalom Glider is a playground slide that lacks a transition platform on the top and sides on the chute. Children can fall when moving from the ladder to the slide and when descending the chute.|
|Uni-O Portable LP Gas Grills
|12-077||The regulator on the grill can leak gas, which can ignite, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.|
|Westinghouse Ceiling Fans
|12-135||The two 60-watt light bulbs included with the ceiling fans exceed the fan’s maximum wattage, which can cause the ceiling fans to overheat or fail. This poses fire and shock hazards to consumers.|
|Pourable Gel Fuel
(2.5 million bottles)
|The pourable gel fuel can ignite unexpectedly and splatter onto people and objects nearby when it is poured into a firepot that is still burning. This hazard can occur if the consumer does not see the flame or is not aware that the firepot is still ignited. Gel fuel that splatters and ignites can pose fire and burn risks to consumers that can be fatal.|
|Kiddieland Toys Fairies Plastic Racing Trikes
|12-029||The plastic fairy figures protrude from the top of the handle bar, posing a laceration hazard if a child falls on them.|
|Build-A-Bear Swimwear Set With Inflatable Inner Tube
|12-041||The inner tube accessory can be pulled over a small child’s head, posing a strangulation hazard.|
|American Honda Grass Trimmers
|12-121||The shaft can crack and cause the lower gear case and cutting attachment to detach, posing a laceration hazard to the operator and bystanders.|
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