Trampolines Recalled by Sportspower Limited Due to Fall Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Walmart

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
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Name of Product: Sportspower BouncePro 14' Trampolines
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Units: About 92,000
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Importer: Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.
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Manufacturer: Sportspower Limited, of Hong Kong, China
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Hazard: The netting surrounding these trampolines can break, allowing children to fall through the netting and be injured.
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Incidents/Injuries: Sportspower has received 17 reports of the net breaking, resulting in 11 injuries including broken bones, back and neck injuries, and contusions.
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Description: The recall involves the Sportspower BouncePro 14¿ Trampolines with brown mesh netting. UPC codes 68706404210, and 68706404244 are printed on the trampoline box. ¿Sportspower BouncePro 14¿ and ¿TR-14-63-A¿ are printed on a plate on the leg of the trampoline frame. The trampolines are surrounded by brown netting measuring about 6 feet high on the perimeter of the trampoline. The netting is designed to contain individuals bouncing on the trampoline.
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Sold exclusively at: Walmart stores nationwide from February 2009 through February 2012 for about $275.
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Manufactured in: China
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Remedy: Consumers should stop using the trampolines immediately and contact Sportspower to receive replacement black netting for the trampoline.
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Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Sportspower¿s customer service hotline toll-free at (888) 965-0565 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm¿s website at http://www.sportspowerltd.net/recall-bouncepro-14ft.html, or send an e-mail to Sportspower at customerservice@sportspowerltd.net

( May 9, 2012 )

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.


Name of Product: Sportspower BouncePro 14' Trampolines


Units: About 92,000


Importer: Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.


Manufacturer: Sportspower Limited, of Hong Kong, China


Hazard: The netting surrounding these trampolines can break, allowing children to fall through the netting and be injured.


Incidents/Injuries: Sportspower has received 17 reports of the net breaking, resulting in 11 injuries including broken bones, back and neck injuries, and contusions.


Description: The recall involves the Sportspower BouncePro 14¿ Trampolines with brown mesh netting. UPC codes 68706404210, and 68706404244 are printed on the trampoline box. ¿Sportspower BouncePro 14¿ and ¿TR-14-63-A¿ are printed on a plate on the leg of the trampoline frame. The trampolines are surrounded by brown netting measuring about 6 feet high on the perimeter of the trampoline. The netting is designed to contain individuals bouncing on the trampoline.


Sold exclusively at: Walmart stores nationwide from February 2009 through February 2012 for about $275.


Manufactured in: China


Remedy: Consumers should stop using the trampolines immediately and contact Sportspower to receive replacement black netting for the trampoline.


Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Sportspower¿s customer service hotline toll-free at (888) 965-0565 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm¿s website at http://www.sportspowerltd.net/recall-bouncepro-14ft.html, or send an e-mail to Sportspower at customerservice@sportspowerltd.net

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