Recall: Collegiate Riding Saddles
On 2019-03-19, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Collegiate Riding Saddles due to a potential Fall hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2016 for about $400 to $1350.
About 2,000 units are involved in this saddles recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Horseback Riding category in 2019.
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What is the problem?
The recalled saddles were manufactured with screws that were too short, causing the girth of the saddle to detach from the tree of the saddle, posing a fall hazard to the rider.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall includes 16 models of Collegiate riding saddles. All of the saddles are branded Collegiate and have a Collegiate nail head in the head of the saddle and Collegiate brand printed on the stirrup keeper. The saddles measure between 15 and 18 inches and were sold in black or brown leather or synthetic depending on the model. See complete list of models included in the recall below:
|1. Bicton all Purpose saddle|
|2. Burghley Dressage saddle|
|3. Chatsworth All Purpose saddle|
|4. Chatsworth Dressage saddle|
|5. Degree Mono Event saddle|
|6. Esteem Dressage saddle|
|7. Graduate Close contact saddle|
|8. Hartpury Dressage saddle|
|9. Honour Close contact saddle|
|10. Houghton All Purpose saddle|
|11. Integrity Mono Dressage saddle|
|12. Intellect Dressage saddle|
|13. Lectern Dressage saddle|
|14. Scholar All Purpose saddle with round cantle|
|15. Triumph Jump saddle|
|16. Warwick close contact saddle|
These items were sold new+ at Carousel Tack Shoppe, Rocking B Saddle Shop, Strafford Saddlery and other saddlery stores nationwide and online at www.StateLineTack.com from August 2016 through October 2018 for between about $400 and $1,350.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Collegiate saddles and contact the firm for a free repair.
Weatherbeeta USA toll-free at 877-927-4337 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at email@example.com or online at www.Collegiatesaddlery.com and click on "Contact Us" for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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