Little Tikes is recalling over half a million 2-in-1 Snug’n Secure pink toddler swings after 140 reports of the swing breaking and injuring children.
The recall involves Little Tikes 2-in-1 Snug’n Secure pink toddler swings. The swings have a pink T-shaped restraint in front with a Little Tikes logo. The swing is suspended by four yellow ropes. The model number 615573 is molded on the back of the swing seat and there is a manufacturing date code stamp on the back of the seat. The molded INNER arrow of the date code stamp points to “10”, “11”, “12” or “13”, it is included in the recall. In addition, swings with a date code stamp of “9” on the INNER arrow combined with “43” or higher number stamped on the OUTER are included in this recall. No other date codes or other colored swings are affected.
The pink swings with t-shaped restraints and yellow ropes has received reports of 39 injuries to children including abrasions, bruises, cuts and bumps to the head. Two of the reported injuries included children with a broken arm.
Around 540,000 units were sold at Walmart, Toys “R” Us and other stores nationwide and online at www.littletikes.com and other websites from November 2009 through May 2014 for about $25.
Anyone who bought this swing should immediately stop using it and contact Little Tikes for a refund in the form of a credit towards the purchase of another Little Tikes product.
BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS