SCOTT Recalls Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets Due to Head Injury Hazard

The bicycle helmet cannot properly protect from falls, posing a head injury. The helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards.

Recall date: February 13, 2015
Recall number: 15-080
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

2015 SCOTT® Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets

Hazard:

The bicycle helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards for bicycle helmets.

Consumer Contact:

Scott USA toll-free at (888) 607-8365 extension 2012 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, email recall@scott-sports.com, or online at www.scott-sports.com and click on Safety and Recalls at the bottom of the page for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 1,450

Description

The helmets have the brand name “SCOTT” printed on the outer shell of the helmet on the left side. For the Vanish Evo black and grey helmets, the lettering is black; for the Vanish Evo white and grey helmets, the lettering is white. The following serial number ranges are included in this recall: 2014-06/009359 through 2014-09/027210. The serial number is printed on a white sticker inside the back of the helmet. 

Incidents/Injuries

None reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the bicycle helmet and take it to an authorized SCOTT dealer for a refund of the purchase price.

Sold at

Authorized SCOTT dealers nationwide and online from July 2014 through December 2014 for about $200.

Importer(s)

Scott USA, Inc., of Salt Lake City, Utah

Manufactured in

China

  • Black and grey bicycle helmet

  • White and grey bicycle helmet

  • Location of serial number tag