About Climbing Sticks
Recall Date: 6/6/2019
This recall involves XOP climbing sticks used to climb trees. The climbing sticks have XOP and model number XOP-LMO4-SR printed on the box. They were sold in sand ripple green color in a 4-pack. The climbing sticks measure about 36” inches tall and have three climbing steps.
XOP toll-free at 877-544-6611 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.XOPoutdoors.com and click on “About” for more information.
- Webb’s Sporting Goods and TrailCam stores nationwide, Scheel’s in Omaha, Neb. and Overland Park, Kan., and online at XOPoutdoors.com from November 2018 through December 2018 for about $170.
- Xtreme Outdoor Products (XOP), of Dubuque, Iowa
Number of Units Sold: About 1,165
- The climbing sticks can break due to a bolt failure on the center step, posing a fall hazard and risk of serious injury.
- XOP has received two reports of injuries, including scrapes and bruises, a fractured foot and ribs.
Resolution, Remedy, Fix
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled climbing sticks and return them to Xtreme Outdoor Products (XOP) for a full refund or refund in the form of a store credit.
Images of Climbing Sticks