Shimano Lazer Bicycle Helmet Recall [Canada]


Canada FlagCanada/Ottawa: Shimano Lazer Bicycle Helmet Recall [Canada]Shimano Canada Ltd., a Peterborough, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 1,738 Lazer Bicycle Helmets due suspected failure to meet US CPSC standards for the “Dynamic Roll Off” test and consequential risk of Helmet detachment from impact, increasing the possibility for cyclist head injury, all serious safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/OiYR30moXeN

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/68074r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Bicycle Helmets are subject to this recall:

  • Lazer Bicycle Helmets – Blade model, sold in extra small and small sizes
  • Lazer Bicycle Helmets – Elle model, sold in small sizes
  • Lazer Bicycle Helmets – Jade model (shown above), sold in small sizes
  • Lazer Bicycle Helmets – Magma model, sold in small sizes

Each of the recalled Helmets has an ID Code of LZB-08 and the size and ID code can be found on the inside each of the respective Helmets.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Bicycle Helmets can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, the recalled Bicycle Helmets do not meet the US CPSC standard for the “Dynamic Roll Off” test. Consequently, the Helmet may come off on impact posing a head injury to the wearer.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bicycle Helmets, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the Helmet to Shimano North America for a free replacement (with free shipping).

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Shimano toll-free at 1-877-377-5211 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site for this recall at https://bike.shimano.com/en-EU/information/customer-services/corrective-actions.html.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bicycle Helmets, please search for “helmet” or more generically, “bicycle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Injury hazard, please search for “injury” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Bicycles, please search for “bicycle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Shimano Canada Ltd, please search for “Shimano” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-68074
Recalls Direct RIN: 10768-2018
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in the United States [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Canada [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
Search for a recalled product on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

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