CPSC Recall - Issued 3/28/2013

Bell Sports Recalls BMX Bike Helmets Due to Risk of Head Injury; Sold Exclusively at Toys R Us

Manufacturer: MHR
Product: Bell Full Throttle Bike Helmets
Hazard: The buckle on the helmet’s safety strap can release in an accident and allow the helmet to fall off the rider, posing a risk of head injury.
Injuries: None reported
Description: This recall involves Bell Full Throttle, full coverage bicycle motocross (BMX) helmets with a chin bar. The all-black helmets have UPC code 035011 937052 and part number 1009159 printed on a label on the side of the helmet shell. The Bell logo is affixed to the front and lower side of the helmet.
Remedy: Refund
Sold At: Toys R Us stores nationwide and online at ToysRUs.com between July 2012 and January 2013 for about $60.
Units: About 2,500
Consumer Contact: Bell Sports Inc. toll-free at (866) 892-6059 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.bellbikestuff.com and click on “Recall Notice” for more information
Company Website: www.bellbikestuff.com