Core Health & Fitness Recalls Exercise Machines Due to Impact Hazard (Reca ...



This recall involves five styles of Inspiration® Cable Cross Over and Dual Adjustable Pulley machines installed primarily in fitness centers and gyms. The units are stainless steel adjustable pulleys with single hand adjustment designs and high-low cable positioning components. “Inspiration” is printed on each Dual Adjustable Pulley model, and “Star Trac” or “Nautilus” is printed on the Cable Cross Over models.
Product:
Exercise machinesAbout 3,600
Retailer:
Core distributors nationwide from November 2010 through April 2017, and by Unisen distributors from 2001 to 2010 for between $2,700 and $8,400.
Recall Date:    Jul 12, 2017
Injury:
The firm has received 48 reports of the height-adjusting carriage assemblies loosening and falling, resulting in 31 reports of injuries, including cuts requiring staples or stitches.
Mfg:
Core Health & Fitness and Land America Health and Fitness, of Vancouver, Wash.
Mfg Country:
China and United States
Importer:
Core Health & Fitness, of Vancouver, Wash.
Recall ID:    8091
Last Published:    Jul 12, 2017
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    17755
Emert Status:    Announced