Brompton Bicycle Electric Folding Bicycle Recall [US]


Brompton Bicycle Electric Folding Bicycle Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Brompton Bicycle Inc., a Brooklyn, New York establishment, recalls an estimated 600 Brompton Bicycle branded Electric Folding Bicycles from the American marketplace due to suspected engine malfunction, continued forward motion and consequential risks of falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/TnYz30rI4vI

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Brompton-Bicycle-Recalls-Electric-Folding-Bicycles-Due-to-Fall-and-Injury-Hazards

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Brompton Electric Folding Bicycles, marketed, sold and delivered in the United States, as follows:

  • The recalled Brompton Electric Folding Bicycles have a three-section folding frame, 16-inch wheels and were sold in black, white, Turkish green and bolt lacquer. The serial number is printed on a label on the frame of the Bicycle. For a full list of the serial numbers included in the recall, please visit https://us.brompton.com/recall.

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

==> No barcodes, UPCs, NDCs, 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, due to a software malfunction, the Bicycle’s electric system can continue to provide assistance to the motor, causing continued forward momentum, when the rider is not actively pedalling, posing fall and injury hazards to people who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use.

The firm has received one (1) report of a software issue that caused a Bicycle to provide continued assistance when the rider had stopped pedalling. No injuries have been reported.

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

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat falls, laceration, concussion, bone fractures and/or central nervous system (“CNS”) injury.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Brompton Bicycle toll-free at 1-800-578-6785 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at https://us.brompton.com/recall or https://us.brompton.com/ and click the Brompton Electric Recall Notice link for more information or by e-mail at Support@Brompton.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Electric Folding Bicycles, 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 Fall hazards, please search for “fall” 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 Poison hazards, please search for “poison” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 21-116
Recalls Direct RIN: 14451-2021
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