Hazard:
"The helmet provides insufficient shock absorption and resistance to penetration, posing a head injury hazard."
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
July 21, 2011
Units:
About 800

Recall Details

Description:
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Uvex Funride ski helmets come in two adult sizes XS-M, and L-XL. Individual sizing is adjusted by a small dial located at the rear of the helmet. The helmets feature a chin strap, ear protection and the word ""Uvex"" printed toward the back of the helmet. The interior label on affected helmets bears the code ""S-58B"" or ""S-58C"". The helmet comes in the following colors and designs: solids in black, white, silver; carbon look matte in white or black; golden flower decal in white or black.

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Remedy:

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and return it to the store where purchased for a full refund or store credit.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported.

Sold At:

Independent retail ski shops and ski rental stores nationwide from January 2009 to April 2011 for $99.

Importer(s):
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Uvex Sports, of Cranston, R.I. and Swix Sport USA, of Haverhill, Mass

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Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
11-280