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.
Hazard: A child who bites on the bumper bar of the strollers and RumbleSeats can remove a piece of the foam covering and choke on it.
Description: UPPAbaby 2015 CRUZ and 2015 VISTA strollers and 2015 RumbleSeats are recalled. The CRUZ strollers have an aluminum alloy gray or black frame with a black fabric toddler seat, a colored fabric sunshade canopy and a black basket under the seat. The VISTA strollers have gray or black aluminum frames, colored sunshade canopy and are made to hold up to three children. The RumbleSeat can be attached to the stroller frame, allowing the child to ride rear facing, forward facing or reclined. RumbleSeats have manufacture dates stamped on the bottom of the seat from September 2014 through May 2015. Recalled stroller serial numbers are available at http://1.usa.gov/1gFbo1h.
Sold at: BuyBuy Baby and other juvenile product retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com from December 2014 through July 2015 for about $500 for the CRUZ stroller, $860 for the VISTA stroller and $170 for the seat.
Remedy: Remove the bumper bar and contact the firm to receive a free bumper bar cover and warning label.