Triple Eight Distribution, has issued a recall of bicycle helmets for children and youth, because they failed to comply with CPSC safety standards for impact resistance. Consumers are at risk from suffering impact head injuries in a fall.
No reports have injury or incident have been reported regarding this recall, to date.
The recall involves multi-purpose helmets that are sold for use as bicycle helmets. The Little Tricky helmets are marked for children and young. They come in one size and are available in black, green, pink and white colors. View photos of the helmets here.
The recalled helmets were sold at bicycle and sporting goods stores, as well as other retailers and online from August 2006 to November 2011.
Consumers are urged to discontinue use of the helmet and to contact Trip Eight for a refund. For more information, contact the company directly by calling (888) 548-8518 or by visiting them online at www.Triple8.com.
If you’ve experienced a problem with the product listed above, please share your experience with the CPSC by visiting www.saferproducts.gov.