|Troxel Swing Sets Recalled|
Troxel Swing Sets Recalled
More than 100,000 swing sets in the U.S. and Canada have been recalled due to a potential fall hazard. Play structure builder Troxel Co. has recalled 100,500 U.S. units of the Flexible Flyer Swing Set, after reports of see saw seats that can break away from bolt fasteners during use.
The Moscow, Tennessee -based firm received 1,232 reports of see saw seats breaking, resulting in 13 injuries to children that included bumps, bruises and lacerations.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is assisting with the recall, as is Health Canada, as 4,900 units in Canada have also been identified as potentially hazardous. The agencies and Troxel recommend consumers stop using recalled products immediately, and contact Troxel for a free repair kit.
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