SCARPA Maestrale ski boots recalled due to injury or fall hazard

Starting date:
November 21, 2019
Posting date:
November 21, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Sports/Fitness
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-71521

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: SCARPA Maestrale ski boots.
  • Issue: Injury or fall hazard.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the product and contact the company for repair and replacement of the shell.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and SCARPA North America, Inc.

Affected products

SCARPA Maestrale ski boots

Product description

This recall involves the SCARPA Maestrale ski boots from the Fall 2017 line and includes both the SCARPA Maestrale and Maestrale RS models. Identifying marks include «SCARPA» on the lower outside shell and «Maestrale» on the upper outside cuff.

The following models are included in this recall:
Model  Style Number  Colour Combination 
SCARPA Maestrale 12047/501.1 Orange/Black 
SCARPA Maestrale RS  12046/501.1 White/Black/Lime 

Hazard identified

The shells of the ski boots may crack during use, posing an injury or fall hazard to the user.

As of October 16, 2019, SCARPA North America has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada or the United States.

Number sold

Approximately 1,247 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and approximately 4,073 were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from August 2017 to August 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Italy

Companies

Distributor
SCARPA North America, Inc.
Boulder
Colorado
UNITED STATES
Manufacturer
Calzaturificio S.C.A.R.P.A S.P.A
Asolo
ITALY

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using these ski boots  and return them to SCARPA North America for repair and replacement of the shell.

For more information, consumers may contact SCARPA North America toll-free at 866-998-2895 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST Monday through Friday; online or by email.

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.