Graco Recalls Strollers Following Amputations

Law360, New York (January 20, 2010, 5:36 PM EST) -- Graco Children's Products Inc. has voluntarily recalled about 1.5 million strollers, responding to reports of children amputating their fingers in the stroller’s hinges.

The company and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday that Graco's Passage, Alano and Spree strollers and travel systems were being recalled after the company learned of the injuries.

The CPSC said Georgia-based Graco received seven reports of injuries after children placed their fingers in the stroller’s canopy hinge mechanism while the canopy was being opened or closed. Five children had...
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