Bumbleride Strollers Pose Fall Hazard

Bumbleride recalled tens of thousands of Indie and Indie Twin strollers because they pose a fall hazard. Keep reading to find out which strollers were included in the recall and to determine if yours is among them.

Bumbleride Indie stroller recall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, along with Bumbleride, Inc., issued a recall of Indie and Indie twin strollers. Make sure your stroller is safe! Keep reading.

Product Description: The recalled Bumbleride Indie strollers have the following model numbers:

  • I-107
  • I-110
  • I-205

The DOM (Date of Manufacture) falls between January 2009 and August 2011. (You can find the DOM on a white rectangular sticker affixed to the side of the seat frame.) The recalled strollers were sold in multiple colors.

The recalled Bumbleride Indie Twin strollers have the following model numbers:

  • IT-108
  • IT-111
  • IT-305

The DOM (Date of Manufacture) also falls between January 2009 through August 2011 and they were sold in multiple colors.

Where/when it was sold: The recalled strollers were sold between January 2009 and January 2012 at Buy Buy Baby and other baby product stores nationwide, online at Bumbleride.com, and other online retailers for between $500 and $700.

Reason for recall: The front wheel of the stroller can break at the axle hub, causing the stroller to tip and posing a fall hazard. There have been 36 reported incidents of the front wheel cracking, including two reports of the stroller tipping over resulting in minor injuries.

What you need to do: Stop using the stroller immediately and contact Bumbleride to receive a free front wheel retrofit kit.

Company information: You can call Bumbleride at ((800) 530-3930 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Pacific, Monday through Friday, or you may visit the Bumbleride website. You can also contact Bumbleride via email at support@bumbleride.com

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Image credit: USCPSC


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