Trampoline recalled for fall hazard

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Name of Product:  13-foot Square Trampolines by Skywalker Holdings Hazard:  The straps supporting the top of the trampoline&#39;s enclosure to the poles can fail. The enclosure could drop if these straps break, posing a risk that a user could fall from the trampoline. Incidents&#47;Injuries:  Skywalker Holdings has received at least 250 reports of straps breaking. No injuries have been reported.  Description:  This recall involves the Skywalker Holdings 13-foot Square Trampoline and Enclosure Combo. The unit has blue spring pads, a black net enclosure, and a jumping mat. &#34;Skywalker Holdings&#34; is printed on a label located under the jumping mat and on the enclosure net.  Sold at: Specialty stores and major retailers nationwide and online from January 2007 through February 2009 for between &#36;400 and &#36;600.   Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the trampolines and contact Skywalker Holdings to obtain a free repair kit. Related: Read more about this recall  </span></div>
May 26, 2009 1:26:39 PM PDT
The government is recalling 60-thousand trampolines.The straps supporting the enclosure can break which means kids can fall through. The distributor Skywalker Holdings has received at least 250 reports of the problem.

The recall involves the 13-foot Square Trampoline and Enclosure combo.

Call Skywalker Holdings at 1-866-603-5867 for a free repair kit or click here.

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