Adventure Playsets Recalls
May 12, 2006
The Consumer Product Safety Commission
(CPSC) and Adventure Playsets, dba Backyard Ventures
Inc., of Amarillo, Texas, are recalling about
26,000 Adventure Playsets Wooden Swing Sets. Defective
bolts could cause the swing set frame to detach
from the fort structure, posing a fall hazard
to the user.
Backyard Ventures has received 64
reports of the bolt heads twisting off during
installation. No injuries have been reported.
The recalled swing set models include:
- The Durango
- Grand Teton
- Outlook II.
The swing sets are made of wood,
and feature various types of slides, swings and
a fabric canopy over part of the structure.
The sets were sold at Wal-Mart,
Menards, and Toys “R” Us stores and
Wal-Mart.com from February 2006 through March
2006. They were manufactured in the United States
Consumers should stop using the
swings set immediately and contact Backyard Ventures
to receive repair instructions and free replacement
bolts for the recalled swing sets.
For more information, call
Backyard Ventures at (800) 856-4445 between 8
a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, visit
the firm’s Web site at www.adventureplaysets.com
or e-mail the firm at email@example.com