Hazard: Children who lean too far forward on the seat can go over the
handle bar and hit the ground. This poses a fall hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received four reports of incidents,
with one incident resulting in head bumps and one resulting in a minor
concussion and cuts to the gum and lip from the child's front teeth.
Description: The recalled product is an X-Rider Car. It is a red,
plastic toy scooter with a yellow handlebar and seat, and two blue stickers that
simulate headlights. It is 14 inches high, 14 inches wide and 19 inches long.
The middle of the handle bar contains the Step2 logo. Step2's contact
information is located on the rider's left side of the car. Children use their
feet to propel the toy.
Sold at: Target and other retailers from January 2012 through August
2012 for about $25.
Manufactured in: United States
Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled toy away from
children and contact Step2 to receive a free replacement toy.
Consumer Contact: Step2; toll-free at (866) 860-1887, from 8 a.m. to 5
p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.step2.com, and click on the "View
Details" link under Recall Information for more information.