The buckle on the helmet can disengage, posing a risk of head injury.
Smith toll-free at 833-459-0417 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, email at email@example.com or online at www.smithoptics.com and click on the recall link at the bottom center of the page for more information.
This recall involves all 2016 and 2017 Smith Quantum ski and snowboard helmets. They were sold in in sizes S, M, L and XL in matte black/charcoal, matte white/charcoal, matte Fire (red) /charcoal, matte Klein Blue (blue), matte olive green, matte Reactor (bright green) /black and matte Thunder gray (gray) color combinations. Smith Quantum is printed on a label inside the helmet along with the manufacturing dates.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled helmets and contact Smith for instructions on returning the helmet, free of cost, to Smith for a free repair.
Smith Sport Optics Inc., Clearfield, Utah
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