The bike’s frame can break during use causing the bicycle to collapse, posing a fall hazard to consumers.
Allen Sports at 800-722-5536 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or email firstname.lastname@example.org and online at allensportsusa.com and click on “Important safety notice on Allen Sports Ultra1 and UltraX Folding Bicycles” for more information.
This recall involves Allen Sports model Ultra1 and UltraX carbon fiber folding bicycles. “ULTRA X” or “ULTRA ONE” are printed on the bicycle’s frame. Both bicycles were sold in black, have 20 speeds and wheel sizes of 451MM. The Ultra One weighs about 21 pounds and the Ultra X weighs about 18 pounds.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bicycles and email Allen Sports at email@example.com with photo of the bicycle to receive full refund instructions.
The firm has received two reports of the frame breaking causing the rider to fall. No injuries have been reported.
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The R. A. Allen Company, Inc. of Portsmouth, N.H., dba Allen Sports
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years.
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