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Over 200,000 swing sets being recalled

(Source: Consumer Product Safety Commission) (Source: Consumer Product Safety Commission)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – The Consumer product Safety Commission and Adventure Playsets are recalling around 240,000 wooden swing set due to fall hazards.

According to the CPSC, the Adventure Playsets Wooden Swing Sets are being recalled because the wood in the posts of the fort sections can weaken due to rotting and pose a fall hazard.

Adventure Playsets has received over 500 complaints reporting concern over the weakening wood. One of those reports included a fall from the ladder failing, resulting in bruises and scratches.

Consumers are being told to immediately stop using the swing sets and contact Adventure Playsets to obtain a repair kit.

For more information on this recall, including model number and contact information click here.

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