Recall: Classic Walker Wagon
On 2005-07-26, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Classic Walker Wagon due to a potential choking hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2003 for about $80.00.
About 40,000 units are involved in this Radio Flyer wagon recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Wagons category in 2005.
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What is the problem?
The tips of the clickers, which make a clicking sound when the Walker Wagon wheels move, can break off. The broken clickers pose a choking or aspiration hazard to young children.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The recalled wooden Walker Wagon has a push handle and removable wooden stake sides. It is 22-inches long, 12-inches wide and 16.5;-inches high at the top of the handle. The Walker Wagon body is red and has the name Radio Flyer; in white lettering on each side. The recalled Walker Wagons have black plastic clickers that make a clicking sound when the plastic wheels turn. The clickers are located between the rear wheels and the wagon. The Walker Wagon is intended for children 1 to 4 years old. The Walker Wagons with clear plastic clickers are not included in this recall.
These items were sold new+ at Toy, department and discount stores, in catalogs, and by Web retailers from August 2003 through May 2005 for about $80.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately take these recalled Walker Wagons away from young children and contact Radio Flyer for free replacement clickers.
Call Radio Flyer Inc. toll-free at (800)621-7613 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, log onto the companys Web site at www.radioflyer.com or e-mail Radio Flyer Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Radio Flyer has received 11 reports of the tips breaking off the clickers on these Walker Wagons. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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