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Thursday, May 11, 2006

New Product Recalls Issued

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 11, 2006
Release #06-163 
Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 856-4445
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

Adventure Playsets Recalls Swing Sets - Detaching Frames Pose Fall
Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in
cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary
recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using
recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

Name of Product: Adventure Playsets Wooden Swing Sets

Units: About 26,000

Distributor: Adventure Playsets, dba Backyard Ventures Inc., of
Amarillo, Texas.

Hazard: Defective bolts could cause the swing set frame to detach from
the fort structure, posing a fall hazard to the user.

Incidents/Injuries: Backyard Ventures has received 64 reports of the
bolt heads twisting off during installation. No injuries have been
reported.

Description: The recalled swing set models include: The Durango, Tacoma,
Oddsey, Bellvue, Monarch, Grand Teton and Outlook II. The swing sets are
made of wood, and feature various types of slides, swings and a fabric
canopy over part of the structure. The Durango, Tacoma, and Odyssey
models are pictured below, additional models can be viewed at
www.adventureplaysets.com

Sold at: Wal-Mart, Menards, and Toys "R" Us stores nationwide and
Wal-Mart.com from February 2006 through March 2006 for about $1,000.

Manufactured In: United States and China

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the swings set immediately and
contact Backyard Ventures to receive repair instructions and free
replacement bolts for the recalled swing sets.

Consumer Contact: For more information, call Backyard Ventures at (800)
856-4445 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, visit the
firm's Web site at www.adventureplaysets.com or e-mail the firm at
custservice@adventureplaysets.com

To view this recall online, please visit our website at:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06163.html

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 10, 2006
Release #06-160 

Firm's Recall Hotline: (866) 879-7877
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908

Juicy Couture Children's Jewelry Recalled for Lead Poisoning Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C . - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in
cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary
recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using
recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.

Name of Product: Juicy Couture Children's Jewelry

Units: About 2,800

Manufacturer: Liz Claiborne Inc., of North Bergen, N.J.

Hazard: The recalled jewelry contains high levels of lead. Lead is toxic
if ingested by young children and can cause adverse health effects.

Incidents/Injuries: None.

Description and Models: The recalled bracelets and necklaces are gold or
silver with charms. The charms include a yellow painted metal shirt with
"Viva La Juicy" printed on the front, a cheerleader's megaphone with the
word "Juicy," a green heart with "Juicy Couture," a black dog, the
letter "J," and a purple flower. The jewelry is sold in a pink box with
"Juicy Couture" and "Made with Love G&P" printed on the top. Style
numbers YJRU0722, YJRU0723, YJR0724 and YJRU0538 are included in this
recall. The style number is printed on a white sticker on the bottom of
the pink jewelry box.

Sold at: Department stores nationwide from September 2005 through April
2006 for about $95.

Manufactured In: China

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled jewelry away from
children and return it to the place where purchased for a full refund.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact the firm toll-free
at (866) 879-7877 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, seven days a week, or
visit the firm's Web site at www.juicycouture.com/recall

To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the
recalled products, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml06/06160.html




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