Giant Pinner & Harrier Bicycle Pedal Recall [Canada]


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Giant Pinner & Harrier Bicycle Pedal Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Giant Bicycles Canada, Inc., a North Vancouver, British Columbia establishment, recalls an estimated 364 Giant Pinner DH and VP Harrier Bicycle Pedals from the Canadian marketplace due to possible component detachment and consequential risks of falls, bone fracture, concussion, laceration and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/5NCH30qGGwe

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73069r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Giant Pinner DH Bicycle Pedals that have the “Giant” logo marking on them and certain VP Harrier Pedals with the brand, “Harrier” printed on them.

  • Only Giant Pinner DH Bicycle Pedals and VP Harrier Pedals with locking fasteners at the end of the spindles are attached flush to the Bicycle Pedals are included in this recall notification.

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

According to Health Canada, the Locking Fastener can fail. If this defect occurs, it allowing the Pedal to slide off the Spindle, posing a potential fall hazard to the rider and any passenger.

As of May 4, 2020, the company has received twenty (20) reports of the pedal detaching in Canada and one (1) report of injury.

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

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

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact VP Components toll-free at 1-844-698-8883 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time, Monday to Friday and from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST on Saturday and Sunday, on the Web at http://www.vpcomponents.com/product-recall/ or by e-mail at inquiry@vpcomponents.com.

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 Pedals, please search for “bicycle” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Bone Fracture hazards, please search for “fracture” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fall hazards, please search for “fall” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Giant Pinner brand, please search for “Pinner” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-73069
Recalls Direct RIN: 13034-2020
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