O'Brien Watersports Inc recalls Performer Pro Water Skis
- Starting date:
- March 14, 2019
- Posting date:
- March 14, 2019
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Fall Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and O'Brien Watersports.
O'Brien Watersports Inc Performer Pro Water Skis
This recall involves all styles of Performer Pro Water Skis which are sold as a set, but can also be used as a single slalom ski. The ski topsheet design and colour has changed over the years. The following product identification numbers and UPC were assigned:
In certain fall scenarios, the binding's retention rate can outperform the strength of the ski, leading to breaks and delamination of the ski.
As of February 11, 2019 the company has received no reports in Canada and 3 reports in the United States of the binding separating from the ski during falls, with lower body injuries reported.
Approximately 704 units of the affected products were sold in Canada and approximately 3,555 were sold in the United States.
Time period sold
The affected products were sold from 2011 to April 2018.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China
Top Solution / Playmaker Fuzhou
Majiang Dadao Kuian
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the affected skis and return them to their place of purchase for a refund.
Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.
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.
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