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JumpSport recalls mini trampolines due to injury hazard; new instructions and warning labels provided

MEDIA RELEASE

Name of product:
JumpSport® half-fold fitness mini-trampolines

Hazard:
The folding trampoline’s frame can forcefully hit the user, posing an injury hazard.

Remedy:
New Instructions

Recall date:
February 26, 2019

Units:
About 11,300 (in addition, about 1,200 were sold in Canada)

Consumer Contact:
JumpSport toll-free at 855-782-9980 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at recall@jumpsport.com or online at www.jumpsport.com and click on “Recalls” for more information or to request a copy by mail.

Description:
This recall involves folding JumpSport mini trampolines. The recalled fitness trampoline models have a hinged, round metal frame with a black fabric jumping surface suspended by bungee cords. Some models were sold with accessories, such as a handlebar or workout videos. The model number is printed on a label on the upper potion of one of the trampoline legs. “JumpSport” and “Fitness Trampoline” are printed on the black fabric jumping surface.

Model Number Product Description
230f 39″, half fold, straight legs
350f 39”, half fold, arched legs
550f Pro 44″, half fold, arched legs
550fi 44″, half fold, arched legs

Remedy:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled trampolines and visit JumpSport’s website to DOWNLOAD a new instructional manual and warning materials. If the trampoline is set up, consumers should not try to fold it until they have reviewed the new instructions and warnings. New instructions are also available directly from JumpSport.

Incidents/Injuries:
JumpSport has received nine reports of injuries involving contact with the frame, including cuts, bruises, and dental/facial injuries.

Sold At:
Online at Amazon.com, Costco.com, JumpSport.com and other websites and specialty fitness equipment stores nationwide from January 2011 through November 2018 for between $250 and $500.

Importer(s):
JumpSport Inc., of Campbell, Calif.

Manufactured In:
China

Recall number:
19-071

Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly-announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

Report an incident involving this product

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury go online to www.SaferProducts.gov or call CPSC’s Hotline at 800-638-2772 or teletypewriter at 301-595-7054 for the hearing impaired. Consumers can obtain news release and recall information at www.cpsc.gov, on Twitter @USCPSC or by subscribing to CPSC’s free e-mail newsletters.

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