Swing Sets Recalled by Kompan Inc. for Repair Due to Fall Hazard
Swing Set Recall Update 9/27/12: The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced today that ADS Inc., of Bremerton, Wash., is now recalling Cyclone Swing Sets nationwide due to the products’ potential to break during use, which presents a significant fall hazard. To date, the company has received at least two reports of Cyclone Swing Sets breaking during use. Click here to learn more.
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Nationwide Kompan Swing Set Recall
September 1, 2010 – Kompan Inc., of Tacoma, Wash.(from January 1998 through December 2003); and BigToys Inc., of Olympia, Wash.(from January 2004 through December 2008) today announced a recall of about 700 swing sets due to a fall hazard. The joint connection between the horizontal top beam and the vertical end bracket and support post system can crack and break, posing a fall and impact hazard to users.
The recalled swing sets include “To Fro” models. Kompan has not manufactured the swing since December 31, 2003 and has not sold it since December 31, 2008.
Defective Swing Set Incidents & Injuries
Kompan received 19 reports from BigToys of swings that have had the end brackets replaced due to both actual or potential for cracking or breakage at the joint of the top beam and the support posts. To date, the firm has received three reports of minor injuries to users.
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