Woom Bikes USA Children’s Bicycle Helmet Recall [US]


Woom Children’s Bicycle Helmet Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Woom Bikes USA, an Austin, Texas establishment, recalls an estimated 1,900 Woom branded Children’s Bike Helmets from the American marketplace due to suspected failure to comply with the applicable US Federal Safety Standards and consequential risks of laceration, bone fracture and/or concussion, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/1S1k30r8N6p

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/woom-bikes-USA-Recalls-Childrens-Helmets-Due-to-Risk-of-Head-Injury-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Woom branded Children’s Bike Helmets, as follows:

  • The recalled Helmets were sold in blue, green, purple, red and yellow and in size S (for small size). The brand, “Woom” can be found printed on both sides of the Helmets and the size “S” appears on the back of the helmet. Only the small-sized helmets are included in this recall.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Children’s Bike Helmets can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, DINs, item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Helmets do not meet the applicable US Federal Safety Standard. If the wearer falls or suffers an impact injury, it is possible the Helmets will not protect the head, neck and/or face from serious injury including laceration, bone fracture and/or concussion when using the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended function.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Woom branded Children’s Bike Helmets, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Woom Bikes USA for instructions on how to receive a full refund. The company is also contacting all known (i.e., registered) purchasers directly.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat falls, concussion, bone fracture and/or lacerations.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please Woom Bikes USA Customer Service toll-free at 1-855-966-6872 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Central Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at https://us.woombikes.com/ and click on the “Safety and Recalls” link at the bottom of the page for more information or by e-mail at safehelmet@woombikes.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bicycles and/or Bike Accessories, please search for “bicycle” 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 Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” 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 for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Woom Bikes USA, please search for “Woom” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-770
Recalls Direct RIN: 13486-2020
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