December 22, 1998Fisher-Price Toy
Basketball Sets Recalled
Aurora, NY (SafetyAlerts) -
Fisher-Price is announcing a voluntary recall to replace the nets on toy basketball sets.
Children could strangle on loops or openings in the nets that come unhooked from the rim,
or have knots that slide.
1.2 million Fisher-Price basketball
sets were sold between 1988 and 1996. Customers with questions should call
Fisher-Price at (888) 229-4555 or visit their web site at: www.fisher-price.com
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