Recall On Electronic Scooters And Beach Chairs
A recall has been issued on Pulse Safe Start Transform electronic scooters that were sold at Target, and MYSINGSÖ beach chairs, which were sold at IKEA.
According to WPRI 12, the electronic scooter recall involves 8,900 Pulse Safe Start Transform electric scooters for children with manufacturing date codes between Sept. 10, 2016 and Oct. 11, 2016.
"The company that makes the scooters, Pulse Performance, says a knuckle that connects the wheel to the axle can break, causing kids to fall while riding."
"The date code is printed on a label located under the platform in format XX(month)/XX(day)/2016 – 066QY."
The only scooters listed in the recall were blue and had two wheels in front and one in the rear.
So far, no injuries have been reported by the electronic scooters.
If you own of the recalled scooters, you can contact Pulse Performance Products for a full refund.
Also, IKEA is issuing a recall on approximately 33,400 MYSINGSÖ beach chairs in eight different colors.
The chairs can collapse and cause injuries, such as pinched fingers, according to MYSINGSÖ.
The recall was issued after IKEA received 13 worldwide injury reports, including three in the United States.
Six of the 13 the injuries resulted in fingertip amputations.
"IKEA is urging customers who have the recalled chairs to return them by the end of January for a full refund."
With additional reporting by Sal Lopez