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 searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 10,800
Hazard: The plastic windows in the tube slide can break and cut children.
Description: Solowave Tornado brand home playground tube slides with port holes are green, 6 or 7 feet long, and have three or five port hole-style plastic windows in the sides. The slides were sold with Solowave’s Centennial, Centennial II, Lexington, Rocky Mountain Deluxe and Sheridan play systems or were sold separately.
Sold at: Toys R Us and other stores nationwide, and at toysrus.com from February 2008 through August 2013 for $1,300 to $1,800 as part of a play system, or $275 to $370 for just the slide.
Remedy: Contact Solowave for a repair kit.
Contact: Call 866-678-0376 or visit www.solowavedesign.com.