Date: October 2021
Subject: Voluntary Recall of ABUS MountZ Medium-Sized Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury
Distributed by Highway Two (H2), LLC of Costa Mesa, CA and/or Quality Bicycle Products, Inc. (QBP) of Bloomington, MN and sold by independent bike shops in the U.S.
SKUS Velvet Black: ABUS 877353, H2 A5877353, QBP HE 5124
Polar White: ABUS 877377, H2 A5877377, QBP HE 5126
Serial #’s KT20010043-33; KT20010043-35; KT20010044-33; KT20010044-35; KT20070065-4
Manufactured by: Ningbo Tianqi Technology Co., Ltd., of China in March and October 2020.
Reason for Recall: Sample helmets did not comply with the impact attenuation tests required under 16 CFR 1203.12(d) for cold and wet conditions in the frontal/crown area. There is a possible risk of head injury from impact to this area of the helmet. ABUS is conducting this recall in coordination with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).
IMMEDIATELY STOP USE OF THE MOUNTZ MEDIUM-SIZED HELMET
This recall does not affect any other ABUS products.
ABUS is offering a full refund of the Minimum Advertised Price (MAP) of $79.99, plus applicable taxes, and shipping costs, without proof of purchase.
For further information, or for assistance returning helmets, please contact ABUS’ recall administrator, Sedgwick, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday at: IVR: (877) 643-8415; FAX: (877) 563-8019; or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABUS is committed to providing the highest quality goods and services to our customers and is, therefore, taking the necessary actions to voluntarily recall this product. We appreciate your cooperation in executing this recall. We apologize for the inconvenience this action may cause.