Bumbleride Strollers Pose Fall Hazard
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, along with Bumbleride, Inc., issued a recall of Indie and Indie twin strollers. Make sure your stroller is safe! Keep reading.
Product Description: The recalled Bumbleride Indie strollers have the following model numbers:
The DOM (Date of Manufacture) falls between January 2009 and August 2011. (You can find the DOM on a white rectangular sticker affixed to the side of the seat frame.) The recalled strollers were sold in multiple colors.
The recalled Bumbleride Indie Twin strollers have the following model numbers:
The DOM (Date of Manufacture) also falls between January 2009 through August 2011 and they were sold in multiple colors.
Where/when it was sold: The recalled strollers were sold between January 2009 and January 2012 at Buy Buy Baby and other baby product stores nationwide, online at Bumbleride.com, and other online retailers for between $500 and $700.
Reason for recall: The front wheel of the stroller can break at the axle hub, causing the stroller to tip and posing a fall hazard. There have been 36 reported incidents of the front wheel cracking, including two reports of the stroller tipping over resulting in minor injuries.
What you need to do: Stop using the stroller immediately and contact Bumbleride to receive a free front wheel retrofit kit.
Company information: You can call Bumbleride at ((800) 530-3930 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Pacific, Monday through Friday, or you may visit the Bumbleride website. You can also contact Bumbleride via email at firstname.lastname@example.org