Baby Jogger Strollers Recalled for Faulty Restraint Buckle PromptsAug 28, 2009 | Parker Waichman LLP
About 41,000 Baby Jogger City Mini Strollers are being recalled today. According to the Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC), the stroller's defective restraint buckle could break or unlatch allowing the child or infant to fall out.
This recall involves Baby Jogger City Mini single and double strollers. “City Mini” is printed on the stroller. The strollers bear manufacturing code numbers between 2007.11.1 through 2009.2.28. Item numbers and colors included in this recall are:
Item No. Color
The item number is printed on a sticker on the rear wheel crossbar. The manufacturing date code is engraved on the frame behind the rear wheel axle crossbar or on the back of the frame on the upright bar between the right rear wheel and the seat.
The strollers were sold through juvenile products stores, mass merchandisers, and department stores nationwide and on various Web sites including www.amazon.com from November 2007 through July 2009 for between $220 and $400
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled strollers and contact Baby Jogger to receive a free replacement restraint buckle and installation instructions. For additional information, contact Baby Jogger at 877-506-2213 between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET, email the firm at email@example.com, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.babyjogger.com.