Xenith Football Helmet Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Xenith Football Helmet Recall [Canada]Xenith LLC recalls an estimated 111 Varsity and Youth Football Helmets due to suspected premature cracking and consequential head injury hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/PKUQ304C9Vs

Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/60176r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Xenith Epic Varsity, X2 Varsity, X2E Varsity and Youth Football Helmets with a gloss or metallic-painted polycarbonate shell.

The recalled Helmets were sold in multiple sizes depending on the model, and in varying colours and custom-paint designs. Each has a facemask and a chin cup, available in different styles and varying colors, and may have an optional eye shield. The serial number is printed on a white sticker inside the top of each Helmet.

A complete list of the serial numbers included in this recall is available on the company’s website here: https://www.xenith.com/pages/recall.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional variations of the recalled Football Helmets are pictured on the Web site above.

According to Health Canada, the outside shells of the Football Helmets can crack, posing a potential head injury hazard to the athlete.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Helmets, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store or outlet where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at 1-800-956-9022 from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at https://www.xenith.com/pages/recall or by e-mail at CheckMyHelmet@xenith.com.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

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Additional information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-60176
Recalls Direct RIN: 7652-2016
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