Playsets recalled due to fall hazardFriday, November 06, 2009
After more than 1,400 reports of rotting ladders and 16 injuries, the Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall Adventure Playsets Wooden Play Sets Thursday. The playset's wooden monkey bars can rot over time, causing children to fall.
Sixteen kids under the age of 8 were injured by the rotting ladder, resulting in nine emergency room visits. About 275,000 have been sold in the United States.
The following models are being recalled:
Durango 1-AP016 and 1- AP018
Tacoma 1- AP017 and 1-AP051
El Dorado 1-AP016
Bellevue 1-AP048, and 1-AP012
Dakota 1- AP046
Sedona 1- AP002
Madison 1- AP006 and 1-AP015
For more information, contact Adventure Playsets at (877) 840-9068 or the CPSC Recall Hotline at (800) 638-2772.