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Recall date: September 22, 2011
Recall number: 11-331

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Bicycles
Hazard:
The bicycle chain can break, causing a rider to lose control and fall.
Remedy:
Repair
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, call (800) 596-8224 anytime.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 91,000
Description:

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. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Description:

This recall involves "NEXT"-branded men's 26-inch hybrid bicycles. The bicycles are red or orange. "Power X" and "Suspension" are printed on the frame. Model numbers LBH2611M and LBH2611M2 are included in this recall. The model number is located on the frame between the pedals.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm is aware of 11 reports of incidents, including nine reports of injuries, including lacerations and contusions.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycle and contact the company for a free repair.

Sold At:

Walmart from February 2011 through July 2011 for about $100.

Importer(s):

Bridgeway International of Naples, Fla.

Manufactured In:
China