Kristi G, SwimWays Corporation Recall Child Chairs Due To Fall Hazard
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
Name of Product: Kristi G Go & Grow Chair
Units: About 5,200
Distributor: Kristi G Company, of Atlanta, and SwimWays Corp., of Virginia Beach, Va.
Hazard: The chair can tip over, posing a fall hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: SwimWays Corp. has received eight reports of the chairs tipping
over. In two of the reports, children received scrapes on the face and hands.
Description: The recalled product is a lightweight, polyester chair for children
three months and older, up to 75 pounds. The chairs include a detachable sun canopy,
detachable tray, three-point harness, and a polyester carry bag. There are holes in
the seat to allow for standing. The chairs differ in color scheme only as follows:
model 80325 is brown with blue polka dots, 80326 is brown with green polka dots and
80327 is brown with pink polka dots. The model number is located on the box.
Sold at: Online via national mass merchandisers and retailers from March 2010 to
January 2011 for $34.99 to $89.99.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact
SwimWays Corp. to receive reimbursement of the purchase price.
Consumer Contact: For more information, contact SwimWays Corp. at (888) 559-4653
between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at
www.kelsyus.com or www.swimways.com
To see a picture of the recalled product(s) visit the CPSC's web site.
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