Decathlon recalls Domyos Pilates Balls due to fall hazard

Starting date:
June 16, 2020
Posting date:
June 16, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Sports/Fitness
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fall Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-73335

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Domyos Pilates Balls.
  • Issue: The pilates balls can suddenly burst, posing a fall injury to the user.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Decathlon for a copy of updated instructions for use. 

Affected products

Domyos Pilates Balls

Product description

This recall involves Domyos Swiss Ball Stable and Swiss Ball Basic pilates balls, with or without handles and elastic straps, in various colours. The Domyos logo is inscribed on the ball.

The following pilates balls are included in the recall:
Model Name Description

Model Number

Size Colour Time Period Sold
Swiss Ball Basic Pilates ball 8381486 Large Orange April 16, 2018 to December 20, 2019
8381579 Medium Blue
8381488 Small Teal
Swiss Ball - Blue Pilates ball 8529177 Large, 
Medium, 
Small
Blue April 8, 2019 to February 6, 2020
Swiss Ball with Elastic Straps Pilates ball with handles 8529178 Large,
Medium,
Small
Dark Blue February 24, 2020 to May 22, 2020
Swiss Ball Stable Pilates ball 8490409 Small Rose with grey bottom July 9, 2019 to January 24, 2020
8490410 Medium Grey with dark grey bottom
8490411 Large Blue with grey bottom
Swiss Ball Stable - Grey Pilates ball 8529176 Large,
Medium, Small
Grey with dark grey bottom April 8, 2019 to February 6, 2020

Hazard identified

The pilates balls can suddenly burst, posing a fall hazard to the user.

As of June 10, 2020, Decathlon Canada Inc. has received no reports or incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 6,267 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from April 2018 to May 2020.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Distributor
Décathlon Canada inc.
Brossard
Quebec
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and contact Decathlon (in store or by telephone) to receive a copy of the updated instructions for use.

For more information, consumers may contact Decathlon by telephone toll-free at 1-844-533-3322 Monday through from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (EST) or Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (EST), by email or by visiting the company'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.