Swing Sets Sold in Texas Recalled

Swing sets being recalled after reports of children being injured

Thursday, Jul 12, 2012  |  Updated 7:47 AM CDT
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Swing Sets Sold in Texas Recalled

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

Eleven Flexible Flyer Swing Sets have been recalled by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission after more than 1,200 reports of seesaw seats breaking.

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling more than 100,000 swing sets after receiving reports of seats breaking, resulting in injuries.

The Troxel Company has received more than 1,200 reports of the seesaw seats breaking on the company's Flexible Flyer Swing Sets. The breaking seats caused 13 reported injuries to young children, according to the CPSC.

The swing sets were sold throughout the U.S. and Canada at Wal-Mart, Toys "R" Us, Academy and other specialty stores and online retailers from December 2011 through May 2012.

Below are the eleven models of the Flexible Flyer Swing Sets that have been recalled.

41575 Big Adventure
41577 Fun Fantastic 
41578 Fun Fantastic II 
42003 Backyard Flyer 
42013 Backyard Fun 
42023 Backyard Swingin' Fun 
42030 Windsor II 
42124 Fun Time 
42126 Fantastic Playground 
42544 Triple Fun
42560 Triple Fun I

The CPSC and Tennessee-based manufacturer are urging consumers to stop using the seesaws and immediately contact Troxel for a free repair kit. You can also visit the company's website here.

 

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