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: About 165,000
Distributor: Radio Flyer, of Chicago
Hazard: The riding toy can tip over, causing a child to fall.
Description: The Scoot ’n Zoom children’s riding toy is made of red molded plastic and has black wheels. Model number 711 is on the underside. Units with a yellow UPC sticker (#711B) are not recalled.
Sold at: Walmart and other retailers and at Amazon.com and Target.com from August 2010 through August 2011 for about $20.
Remedy: Contact company for replacement or refund.
Contact: Call 800-621-7613 or visit www.radioflyer.com.