“The stroller’s rear disc brakes have openings that may trigger amputation or laceration if a non-occupant little one’s fingertip will get caught within the openings whereas the stroller is in use,” stated a Thursday assertion from the U.S. Shopper Product Security Fee (CPSC). One incident has been reported.
The serial numbers of the recalled jogger strollers start with “1401RDGUS,” which will be discovered on the appropriate aspect of the stroller body. The strollers have a black body and are available in cloth colour schemes of white (“BRYCE”), charcoal (“JAKE”) and slate blue (“REGGIE”). The all-terrain RIDGE strollers have been offered beginning in October 2021 till August 2022 for round $600 at retailers like Amazon, BuyBuyBaby, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, and Pottery Barn Children.
The model launched its personal assertion as properly: “Our high precedence at UPPAbaby is the protection of kids. We conduct in depth testing to make sure UPPAbaby merchandise meet all world trade and regulatory requirements. Regardless of passing all checks and assembly all requirements, UPPAbaby acquired one report concerning the all-terrain RIDGE stroller.”
“We take all product inquiries very critically. Primarily based on one client report back to us, we imagine the harm is probably going on account of client misuse. The RIDGE’s disc brakes have openings that may trigger amputation or laceration if a non-occupant little one’s fingertip will get caught within the openings whereas the stroller is in use,” the assertion reads. The kid was not in an in-use stroller when the amputation occurred.
Prospects can contact UPPAbaby free of charge alternative brake disks. Till alternative brakes are put in, the CPSC recommends individuals cease utilizing the stroller.
Prospects can name UPPAbaby toll-free at 844-823-3132 from 9 a.m. to five p.m. ET Monday by way of Friday, e mail [email protected] or on-line at www.uppababy.com/ridge/disc-brakes/ and click on on “Submit Information” on the backside of the web page or go to www.uppababy.com and click on on “Click on to learn extra” subsequent to the recall announcement.