Kelty Jogging Strollers Recall

 

Kelty Recalls Jogging Strollers Due to Fall and Injury Hazards

February 23, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of Product: Kelty Single and Double Jogging Strollers

Units: About 3,000

Importer: Kelty, of Boulder, Colo., a division of American Recreation Products

Hazard: The front wheel can come loose during use and cause the stroller to tip over, posing a fall and injury hazard to children in the stroller and adults pushing the stroller.

Incidents/Injuries: There have been three reported incidents with these recalled strollers, including cuts, scrapes and fractured bones to adults, and minor cuts and scrapes to children.

Description: This recall involves Kelty Speedster Swivel Deluxe single jogging strollers and Swivel Deuce double jogging strollers. The strollers have an aluminum frame and a cloth seat with a canopy. They were sold in color combinations blue/gray and orange/gray. “Kelty Kids” is embroidered on the front of the stroller in the child’s leg area. The following model numbers are included in this recall. The model number and stroller name are printed on a tag inside the stroller’s seat area.

Kelty Swivel Deluxe (single jogging stroller) Model Number

Kelty Swivel Deuce (double jogging stroller) Model Number

20090116 20090216
20090116B 20650611
20650411BLU
20650411CU

Sold at: Juvenile product stores and sporting goods stores nationwide and by Web retailers, including www.kelty.com, from January 2010 through February 2012 for between $375 and $475.

Manufactured in: Philippines

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled strollers and contact Kelty to receive free updated assembly and maintenance instructions.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Kelty toll-free at (866) 349-7225 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. MT, or visit the firm’s website at www.kelty.com

If your stroller or car seat happened to be on the recall list, stop using the equipment immediately. Contact the manufacturer immediately to confirm about the recall and inquire about the next step and relevant information. Do not use the equipment until the repair kit or replacement has arrived or has been installed.

Keep your baby safe!

 

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 Complete list of up-to-date stroller and car seat recalls can be found at:

  • Recalls.gov – This government site contains recall information for all nationally recalled products including strollers.
  • Stroller.com – A site that pertains to only strollers, they keep a list of current recalls.
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission – The CPSC keeps both a list and detailed information about recalled products.
  • ExpertRECALL – Visit the juvenile recall page for information about recalled products including strollers.