Archive for the 'Outdoor Product Recalls' Category

Reebok-CCM Recalls Senior Hockey Elbow Pads Due to Risk of Elbow Injury

January 28th, 2014 by ConsumerBob

The molded foam padding inside the elbow pads can become cracked, fractured or split, which poses a risk of injury to the elbow.

Horizon Hobby Recalls Remote Controlled Model Helicopters Due to Injury Hazard

January 28th, 2014 by ConsumerBob

Blade 500 X BNF and Blade 500 3D RTF and BNF Remote Controlled Model Helicopters

Suunto Recalls Air Hoses Used With Scuba Gear Due To Drowning Hazard

January 23rd, 2014 by ConsumerBob

The high pressure air hose may leak or rupture leading to a loss of breathing gas posing a drowning hazard.

Nationwide Industries Recalls Trident Pool Gate Latches Due To Failure to Secure Hazardous Areas

January 22nd, 2014 by ConsumerBob

The magnet contained in the striker portion of the latch assembly can come loose, preventing the latch from securing a gate.

American Honda Recalls Lawnmowers Due to Laceration Hazard (Recall Alert)

January 15th, 2014 by ConsumerBob

The engine stop switch can malfunction allowing the blade to continue to rotate after the handlebar blade control lever is released, which poses a laceration hazard.

Arctic Cat Recalls Snowmobiles Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

January 14th, 2014 by ConsumerBob

Fuel can leak from the fuel tank, posing a fire hazard.

SRAM Recalls Hydraulic Bicycle Brakes Due to Crash and Injury Hazards

January 14th, 2014 by ConsumerBob

SRAM Hydraulic Road Rim Brakes and Hydraulic Road Disc Brakes for bicycles

Specialized Recalls Source Eleven and Source Expert Disc Bicycles Due to a Fall Hazard

December 30th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The set screws in the front hub of the recalled bicycles can loosen and stop the front wheel from turning, posing a fall hazard to consumers.

Cabrinha Kiteboarding Recalls H2 Binding Due to Risk of Injury

December 30th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The binding can detach from its base while riding and lead to loss of control, which poses a risk of injury.

Trek Recalls Madone Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard; Front Brake Can Fail

December 12th, 2013 by ConsumerBob

The bicycle’s front brake can fail, posing a crash hazard.