Helmets recalled over potential buckle failure

Charles Owen has recalled its Limited Edition 4Star Cross Country Helmet with Chrome Buckle.

The Wrexham based manufacturer says the move is due to the potential for extreme corrosion of the chrome buckle, which may result in buckle failure.

“This recall impacts this model in sizes 54 (0½), 55 (1) and 56 (1½),” said a spokesman for Charles Owen.“

Information regarding the helmet model can be found on the product satin, guarantee card or user instructions. Consumers are advised to cease use of the affected helmets immediately. They are invited to contact either the shop they purchased the helmet from or Charles Owen directly in order to receive a replacement or full refund.

Consumers and retailers can contact Charles Owen on 01978 317769 or email info@charlesowen.co.uk for more information about replacement and refunds.

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