Recall news: Swing sets

The following recall has been announced:

SWING SETS BY ADVENTURE PLAYSETS

DETAILS: Swing sets imported by Adventure Playsets of Pittsburg, Kan., and sold at sports and discount stores from 2004 to 2007.

WHY: The wood in the posts of the fort sections on the swing sets can weaken due to rotting, posing a fall hazard.

INCIDENTS: Company has received more than 500 complaints reporting concern over the weakened wood in the 2-by-4 plastic-coated uprights. One report of injury.

HOW MANY: About 240,000.

FOR MORE: Visit www.recall.adventureplaysets.com.

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