|Product Recalls: Britax "Blink" Strollers|
Britax Child Safety, Inc., of Charlotte, N.C., along with the Consumer Product Safety Council (CPSC), have recalled their Britax "Blink" umbrella stroller. The stroller's hinge mechanism poses fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to children when the stroller is being folded/unfolded.
The recall involves ALL Britax "Blink" single umbrella strollers manufactured between May 2009 and Sept. 2009. The strollers were sold nationwide at Buy Buy Baby, amazon.com,babiesrus.com, target.com and diapers.com from July 2009 through Feb. 2010 for about $150. Consumers should stop using the strollers immediately and contact Britax to receive free stroller hinge covers.