About Scoot ‘n Zoom children’s riding toy
Recall Date: 8/16/2011
The riding toy is red molded plastic with black wheels and measures 19 inches long, 11 inches wide and 13.5 inches tall. The riding toy’s model number 711 can be found molded on the underside of the toy. Units with a yellow UPC sticker underneath the product with model #711B are not recalled.
For additional information, contact Radio Flyer at (800) 621-7613 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the company’s website at www.radioflyer.com
- Walmart and other retailers, and online at Amazon.com and Target.com from August 2010 through August 2011 for about $20.
- United States
- Radio Flyer, of Chicago, Ill.
Category ID: 68366
Number of Units Sold: About 165,000
- The riding toy can tip over allowing a child to fall forward while riding, posing a fall hazard to young children.
- The firm received reports of ten incidents with six injuries, including three where teeth were loosened or removed, and three with chin lacerations requiring stitches.
Resolution, Remedy, Fix
Consumers should immediately take the recalled products away from children and contact Radio Flyer to receive a free replacement unit or refund.
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