Helmet Recalls

A complete list of bicycle helmet recalls can be found here.

  • SAHN Classic SH523
    Recalled: September 1, 2016
    Details: The bicycle helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the federal safety standard for bicycle helmets, posing a risk of head injury.
  • Xenith Football Helmets
    Recalled: August 17, 2016
    Details: The shells of the football helmets can crack, posing a risk of head injuries to football players.
  • Livall BH100
    Recalled: August 2016
    Details: The BH100 Smart Helmet has an electronic component can deteriorate, making the smart features of the bicycle helmet inoperable.
  • Pacific Cycle Infant Bicycle Helmets
    Recalled: May 17, 2016
    Details: The magnetic buckle on the helmet’s chin strap contains small plastic covers and magnets that can come loose, posing a risk of choking and magnet ingestion to young children.
  • Rollerblade USA Inline Skating Helmet
    Recalled: April 13, 2016
    Details: The inline skating helmet’s plastic shell can crack where the straps attach, causing the helmet to shift and move on the wearer’s head. This can result in a head injury hazard to the user in the event of a fall.
  • Head USA Ski and Snowboard Helmets
    Recalled: February 4, 2016
    Details: The helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of safety standards for helmets, posing a risk of head injury.
  • 2015 Scott Vanish Evo Bicycle Helmets
    Recalled: February 13, 2015
    Details: The bicycle helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the CPSC safety standards for bicycle helmets.
  • Uvex
    Recalled: December 12, 2014
    Details: XB017 Race 6, XB022 Onyx, XB025 City 9, XB027 Sport Boss, Boss Race, XB032 Factory Pilot (FP) 3, XB038 Ultrasonic Race – Seven helmet model series, so the number should be used to determine recalled models. Here is the full CPSC press release.
  • Louis Garneau
    Recalled: September 19, 2014 with CPSC recall October 10, 2014
    Details: P-09 aerodynamic time trial helmet – Garneau discovered that the shell of the P-09 was weak and did not pass followup testing. They recalled about 2,000 helmets of this model. Here is the CPSC press release.
  • NRS Water Sports Helmets
    Recalled: August 27, 2014
    Details: The rivets holding the chin strap to the helmet can fail and cause the helmet to fall off in an incident, posing a risk of head injury.