The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s new searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: Approximately 240,000
Importer: Adventure Playsets, of Pittsburg, Kan.
Hazard: The wood in the posts of the fort sections can rot and weaken.
Description: Adventure Playsets wooden swing sets come with swings, slides and ladders. Each set has a fort that uses green or cranberry colored plastic coated 2X4 wood posts and a green nylon fabric covered shade. Recalled set codes are: Tacoma or Tacoma II (1-AP017, 1-AP017-06 and 1-AP051-07) sold from 2005-’07; Bellevue or Bellevue II (1-AP012, 1-AP012-06 or 1-AP048-07) sold from 2005-’07; Durango or Durango II (1-AP016, 1-AP018, 1-AP016-06, 1-AP018-06 or 1-AP016-07) sold from 2005-’07; Yukon (1-AP052-07) sold in 2007; Sedona (1-AP002) sold in 2004; Belmont (1-AP003) sold in 2004; Ventura or Ventura II (1-AP008 and 1-AP011) sold in 2004.
Sold at: Walmart, Menards, Toys “R” Us, Mills Stores and Academy Sports from 2004-’07 for $300 to $600.
Remedy: Contact Adventure Playsets for a repair kit and assembly instructions.