The following notice has been issued by the European Commission:

Alert number
A12/1635/19

Category
Toys

Product
Children’s swing

Brand
Kingsport

Name
Swing

Type / number of model
28881W

Batch number / barcode
6906543512397

Risk type
Strangulation

The product is incorrectly labelled as being suitable for small children.

The crotch strap can break and the seat back and bottom may come apart, causing the small child to slip down and become trapped by the neck where the two shoulder straps meet, leading to strangulation.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Toy Safety Directive and the relevant European Standard EN 71-8.

Measures taken by economic operators
Recall of the product from end users (by: importer)

Description
Swing with metal shelf, labelled as being suitable for children 1-3 years. The product was (also) sold online.

Country of origin
China

Alert submitted by
United Kingdom

Type of alert
Serious

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Source

Recall: Kingsport – children’s swing

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