Pro-Tec Recalls Multisport Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury



This recall involves Pro-Tec City Lite and Pro-Tec Street Lite adult multisport helmets. The helmets have chin straps secured by plastic buckles and were sold in sizes S, M, L, and XL. The same buckle was used on all sizes of both helmets. The buckle bears the markings “ERGO-LOK” and the “UTX D-FLEX” logo. A label on the inside of the helmet reads “Pro-Tec City Lite” or “Pro-Tec Street Lite.” The recalled helmets have a date code inside on the EPS liner in the format MM/DD/YYYY-090EO. There are two vent holes in the back of the helmet. The left vent hole has either an LED light or a plastic insert. The City Lite helmet was sold in rubber black and gloss white, and the Street Lite helmet was sold in rubber black, rubber red and gloss white.
Product:
Multisport helmetsAbout 4,600
Retailer:
McCully Bicycle & Sporting Goods, Quality Bicycle Products, Uncle Funky’s Boards, and other sports specialty stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and ProtecB2C.com from February 2016 through January 2017 for about $80 for the City Lite helmet, and about $60 for the Street Lite helmet.
Recall Date:    Sep 25, 2017
Injury:
None reported
Mfg:
Pro-Tec, a division of Bravo Sports, of Santa Fe Springs, Calif.
Mfg Country:
China
Recall ID:    8145
Last Published:    Sep 25, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    17232
Emert Status:    Announced