The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: Kelty Single and Double Jogging Strollers imported by Kelty, of Boulder, Colo., a division of American Recreation Products; sold at juvenile product stores and sporting goods stores nationwide and by online from January 2010 through February 2012. The strollers have an aluminum frame and a cloth seat with a canopy. They were sold in color combinations blue/gray and orange/gray. "Kelty Kids" is embroidered on the front of the stroller in the child's leg area. The strollers were manufactured in the Philippines.
WHY: The front wheel can come loose and cause the stroller to tip over, posing fall and injury hazards to children in the stroller and adults pushing the stroller.
INCIDENTS: There have been three reported incidents with these recalled strollers, including cuts, scrapes and fractured bones to adults, and minor cuts and scrapes to children.
HOW MANY: About 3,000.
FOR MORE: Contact Kelty at 866-349-7225 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. EST, or visit the firm's website at http://www.kelty.com.
DETAILS: Map Pro, Propylene and MAPP Gas Cylinders manufactured by Worthington Cylinders Wisconsin, LLC, of Chilton, Wis.; sold at various plumbing/HVAC distributors, Home Depot, Lowes and Ace Hardware Stores nationwide and in Canada from October 2004 through January 2012. The cylinders contain propylene gas and are used for soldering, brazing, cutting and welding. The cylinders are approximately 3" in diameter and 11" tall and are either yellow or black in color. They were sold alone and in kits that include a torch and a cylinder. The gas cylinders were manufactured in the United States.
WHY: The seal on the cylinders can leak after torches or other fuel consuming equipment are disconnected from them, posing a fire hazard.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 29,026,000 units in the U.S. and 1,371,100 units in Canada.
FOR MORE: Contact Worthington Cylinders Wisconsin at 866-511-8967 Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. EST, or go to http://www.mapcylinderrecall.com.
DETAILS: Gas Powered Backpack Blowers manufactured by ECHO Inc., of Lake Zurich, Ill.; sold at Home Depot and authorized ECHO dealers from August 2011 through January 2012. The ECHO 2-cycle gas powered backpack blowers are orange and black in color and "ECHO" is printed on the pull starter housing and blower tube. The backpack blowers were manufactured in the United States.
WHY: The fuel line between the fuel tank and carburetor could have been damaged during assembly leading to fuel leakage, posing a fire hazard.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 16,000.
FOR MORE: Contact ECHO at 800-432-3246 Monday through Friday between 9:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. EST, or visit the firm's website at http://www.echo-usa.com.