Please be advised that stroller maker Maclaren and the Consumer Product Safety Commission are recalling approximately 1 million strollers after the company received reports of children’s fingertips getting amputated by a hinge on the strollers.
The recall includes all Maclaren single and double umbrella strollers including the following models: Volo, Triumph, Quest Sport, Quest Mod, Techno XT, TechnoXLR, Twin Triumph, Twin Techno and Easy Traveller.
Parents are urged to stop using their Maclaren strollers until they can get a repair kit. Maclaren is providing a hinge cover that can be ordered through its Web site. You can also call (877) 688-2326 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
We have noticed that their website is currently down. However, you can visit the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission website for addition information.