More Than 500,000 Toddler Swings Recalled

More Than 500,000 Toddler Swings Remembered

Feb. 24, 2017– Injuries to kids are prompting the recall of 540,000 Little Tikes 2-in-1 Snug ‘n Secure pink toddler swings. According to the United States Customer Product safety Commission, “the swings have a pink T-shaped restraint in front with a Little Tikes logo design,” and the swing “is suspended by 4 yellow ropes.” The plastic seat of the swing can split or break, triggering kids to fall. According to the CPSC, “The company has received about 140 reports of the swing breaking, consisting of 39 injuries to children consisting of abrasions, contusions, cuts and bumps to the head. 2 of the reported injuries consisted of kids with a damaged arm.” To identify if your swing is under recall, search for design number 615573 formed in the back of the swing seat, and the molded inner arrow of the date code stamp should indicate “10,” “11”, “12” or “13”. Likewise swings with a date code stamp of “9” on the inner arrow integrated with the number “43” or higher marked on the outer are consisted of in the recall. Only these date codes are impacted. The swings were sold for about $25 across the country at Walmart, Toys “R” Us and other stores, and online at www.littletikes.com and other sites in between November of 2009 and Ma …

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