S.R. Smith Pool Slide Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: S.R. Smith Pool Slide Recall [US]S.R. Smith recalls an estimated 800 Helix Residential Pool Slides due to fall hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/3e1d309BZSi

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/SR-Smith-Recalls-Helix-Pool-Slides#

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Helix Residential Pool Slides with serial numbers ranging from SR-HX13-01001 to SR-HX13-01488 and from SR-HX14-01001 to SR-HX14-01602.

The brands, “S.R. Smith”, “Helix” and the serial number can be found on the product label located on the top right side of the Pool Slides near the staircase rail. The recalled Slides are 7-feet, 4 inches tall at the highest point and have a helix (i.e., corkscrew) shape to its slide or flume.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Pool Slides are pictured on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, a child can fall off the side of the Slide before reaching the pool entry point, posing a fall hazard that can result in serious injury. The firm has received 16 reports of people falling from the Slide, resulting in 15 reports of injuries including a 4-year-old girl who sustained a concussion. Other reports included damaged/loosened teeth, cuts to the chin that required stitches, bruising and scrapes.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Pool Slides, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact S.R. Smith for a free Slide rail extension kit that will increase the height of the rail sides. Consumers can install the extension kit or contact S.R. Smith for a one-time, free installation of the kit.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact S.R. Smith at 1-800-611-4750 from 6:30 AM to 5:00 PM, Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.srsmith.com and click on the “Helix Slide Info” link for more information or by e-mail at helixslideinfo@srsmith.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Infants and Children, please search for “children” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Falls, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-098
Recalls Direct RIN: 8356-2017
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