Baby Strollers Recalled Due to Fall Hazards

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More than 10,000 Baby Jogger City Versa™ strollers have been recalled because of a potential fall hazard, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)

Why the product is being recalled: The stroller frame can fail to lock in place and collapse while in use, posing a fall hazard to children in the stroller.

Description: This recall involves all Baby Jogger City Versa™ model strollers manufactured between May 15 and August 20, 2012. The date of manufacture is printed on the stroller’s black plastic side hinge below “Baby Jogger” and “City Versa.” “City Versa” is also printed on the stroller’s fabric in the child’s leg area. The strollers have charcoal-colored metal frames with black, silver, red or green fabric stroller seats and canopies.

Where it was sold: The strollers were sold at buybuy Baby and other juvenile product stores nationwide and online at buybuybaby.com, albeebaby.com, diapers.com and other online retailers from July 2012 through October 2012 for about $450.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled strollers and contact Baby Jogger for a free replacement stroller frame.

For more information, contact Baby Jogger; toll-free at (877) 506-2213, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, www.babyjogger.com and click on “Recall Information” at the bottom of the page, or email at recall@babyjogger.com

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