Ride-on buggies recalledPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- The Step2 Company is recalling 2.5 million Push Around Buggies and Whisper Ride Buggies.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the handles can come loose and fall off, injuring kids.
The firm has received 28 reports of the handle detaching. Two incidents required professional medical treatment and 26 resulted in minor scrapes and scratches.
The ride-on toys were sold at major retailers and specialty stores from August 1999 through March 2010 for between $29 and $59.
If you own one, contact the company for a free repair kit to fix the problem at 1-866-860-1887 or www.step2.com.
For more information on the recall, visit www.cpsc.gov or www.step2.com./recall.