Recall: VO2 S Inline Skates
On 2019-07-16, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding VO2 S Inline Skates due to a potential fall hazard. This product sold new beginning in January 2019 for about $280 to $300.
About 3,000 units are involved in this K2 Sports inline skates recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Skates & Skateboards category in 2019.
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What is the problem?
The skate axle can become loose or a portion of the axle can sheer off during use resulting in a wheel separating from the skate's frame, posing a fall hazard.
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What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled skates and contact K2 Sports or the store where purchased to return the skates for a free repair. K2 Sports is contacting all known purchasers directly.
K2 Sports toll-free at 866-734-5746 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.k2skates.com and click on "Safety Alert Regarding the VO2 S Skate"for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
K2 Sports has received four reports of loose axle hardware. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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