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Recalls this week: Card table set, car seat adapters for strollers

Dangerous seats

About 73,000 Mainstays five-piece card table and chair sets have been recalled because the chairs can collapse unexpectedly, posing a fall hazard and risk of finger injury, including finger amputation. The sets include a black padded metal folding table and four black padded metal folding chairs. “Made by: Dongguan Shin Din Metal & Plastic Products Co.” is printed on a white label on the bottom of the chairs. They were sold at Walmart stores nationwide and online at walmart.com from May 2013 through November 2013.

There have been 10 reports of injuries from collapsing chairs, including one finger amputation, three fingertip amputations, sprained or fractured fingers, and one report of a sore back.

Call Walmart at 800-925-6278 or visit walmart.com and click on “Product Recalls” for more information.

About 1,500 Joovy’s Zoom car seat adapters for strollers have been recalled because the clips can loosen on the stroller frame, posing a fall hazard. The adapters are gray with black plastic clips designed to attach infant car seats to stroller frames. Models include 00945 for Graco, 00946 for Chicco, and 00947 for Peg Perego frames. “Joovy” and the model numbers can be found on the label at the center of the end bar of the adapter. They were sold from May 2012 through August 2013.

There have been nine reports of incidents involving loose adapters on stroller frames, but no reported injuries.

Call Joovy at 855-251-0759 or visit joovy.com, then click on the “Customer Service” menu at the top of the page, then select “Recall Information” for more information.

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