Britax & Bob Stroller Recall

britax recall

About 216,000 in the United States and 8,800 in Britax B-Agile, Britax  B-Agile Double and BOB Motion strollers were recalled today. Britax had received 8 reports of finger injuries (partial amputation, laceration or broken finger) due to the hinge on the stroller’s folding mechanism. The hinge can partially amputate a user’s fingertips, break their fingers or cause severe lacerations, when they press the release button while pulling on the release strap.

Affected Strollers: Single and double strollers sold in various color schemes, including black, red, kiwi, sandstone, navy and orange. Manufactured between March 2011 and June 2013 and have these model numbers: U341763, U341764, U341782 and U341783 for the B-Agile strollers; U361818 or U361819 for the B-Agile Double strollers; and U391820, U391821 and U391822 for the BOB Motion strollers. The model number and the manufacture date in YYYY/MM/DD format can be found on label located on the inside of the stroller’s metal frame near the right rear wheel.

If you have one of these strollers, stop using it immediately and contact Britax:

Toll-free at (866) 204-1665 from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday,

Visit Britax or BOB websites atwww.britaxusa.com  or www.bobgear.com and click on “Safety Notice” at the top right corner or on “Learn More” at the bottom center of the page.

E-mail at strollerrecall@britax.com for more information.