Pacific Cycle Recalls Their Playsafe Swing Sets Due To Fall Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, today announced a voluntary recall of approximately 5,500 Playsafe Dartmouth Swing Sets due to the possibility of the swing seats cracking or splitting prematurely, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Pacific Cycle has received five reports of the sling-style swing seats breaking during use, including reports of minor injuries involving bruises and scrapes.

This recall involves Playsafe’s Dartmouth Swing Set, model number 22-PS340, with date codes FSD0115AA and FSD0315AA. The model number and date code can be found in the owner’s manual. The swing set has six metal legs and includes two swings with yellow plastic sling-style seats, a yellow plastic sliding board, a two-person glider with yellow plastic seats, yellow plastic trapeze hanging rings and a four-person lawn swing with yellow plastic seats and footboard.

The swing sets were exclusively sold in Toys R Us stores nationwide from January 2011 through May 2011 for about $270.

If you currently have one of these sets it is recommended that you remove the seats from the swing set and contact Pacific Cycle to obtain free replacement seats.For additional information, contact Pacific Cycle toll-free at (877) 564-2261 or visit their website at www.pacific-cycle.com.

Source: CPSC

A mom to two girls and a baby boy, a writer and the publisher of Child Mode. As a lover of style and fashion, Nadia found her ‘niche’ and love of children’s clothing while searching for quality items for her family.


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