UPPAbaby Recalls RIDGE Jogging Strollers Due to Fingertip Amputation Hazard; One Injury to Child Reported

Product Name:

UPPAbaby RIDGE All Terrain Jogging Strollers

Risk:

The stroller’s rear disc brakes have openings that can cause amputation or laceration if a non-occupying child’s fingertip becomes caught in the openings while using the stroller.

Reminder date:

September 01, 2022

Recall Details

The description:

This recall involves all UPPAbaby RIDGE All-Terrain Jogging Strollers, which have an extendable canopy with mesh window and zippered pocket, disc brake system, and adjustable handlebar with wrist strap. UPPAbaby branding is on the front of the stroller, and RIDGE is on the side of the stroller frame. The strollers have a black frame and a fabric color scheme that is white (“BRYCE”), charcoal (“JAKE”) or slate blue (“REGGIE”) and have black tires. The serial numbers of the recalled products begin with “1401RDGUS” and appear on the right side of the stroller frame above the rear stroller wheel. The model number “1401-RDG-US” is printed on the left side of the stroller frame above the rear stroller wheel.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the reminded strollers and contact UPPAbaby to receive free spare brake disccs for two wheels.

Incidents/Injuries:

The company received a reported incident, leading to fingertip amputation to a child who was not in the stroller when using it.

Sold to :

BuyBuyBaby, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Pottery Barn Kids and other children’s and specialty stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com from October 2021 through August 2022 for approximately $600.

Importer(s):

Monahan Products LLC, d/b/a UPPAbaby, of Rockland, Mass.

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