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Salewa North America, Inc. recalls Dynafit Khion Ski Boots

Starting date:
September 28, 2016
Posting date:
September 28, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Sports/Fitness
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fall Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-60006

Affected products

Dynafit Khion Ski Boots

Product description

This recall involves all models of the Dynafit Khion ski boot line: Khion Men's, Khion Women's, and Khion Carbon. All Dynafit Khion ski boots feature the word "KHION" written across the toe of the boot.

The ski boots can be identified by the following:
Model Name Model Number Colour
Khion Boot Men's 08-0000061502 Grey ski boot with grey and black buckles
Khion Boot Women's 08-0000061503 Red ski boot with red and black buckles
Khion Carbon Boot 08-0000061504 White ski boot with green and white buckles

Hazard identified

Potential safety issues with the Dynafit Khion ski boots have been identified, posing a fall or injury hazard.

Neither Health Canada nor Salewa North America has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 300 units of the recalled ski boots were sold across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled ski boots were sold from October 2015 to June 2016.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Italy.

Companies

Distributor
Salewa North America, Inc.
Boulder
Colorado
UNITED STATES
Manufacturer
Oberalp S.p.A
Bolzano
ITALY

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the affected Dynafit Khion Ski Boots and contact Dynafit for a full refund or replacement.

For more information, consumers may contact Dynafit toll-free at 1-844-412-7013, Monday to Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. MST.  Consumers may also visit Dynafit's website and click on "Khion Recall".

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

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.