Btwin bike carrier adaptor bar recalled due to risk of injury

Starting date:
December 6, 2019
Posting date:
December 6, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Sports/Fitness
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-71826

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Btwin bike carrier adaptor bar.
  • Issue: The bike could fall off the carrier rack and cause injury.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the product and return it to the nearest Décathlon store for a refund.

Affected products

Btwin bike carrier adaptor bar

Product description

This recall involves Btwin bike carrier adaptor bars. The product model code is 8357813, the part number is 2033547 and the bar code is 3608409911964.  

Hazard identified

The security arm holding the bike in place could open and cause the bike to fall.

As of December 2, 2019, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 24 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from April 2018 to June 2019 in Canada and Mexico.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Romania

Companies

Distributor
Décathlon Canada inc.
Brossard
Quebec
CANADA
Manufacturer
Décathlon
Ghimbav
ROMANIA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the nearest Décathlon store for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Décathlon Canada inc. by telephone at 1 844-533-3322, Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (EST) and Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., by email or by consulting the company's website.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products that pose a danger to human health or safety from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents or concerns 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.