Monza Imports Australia—KBC VR-1X Motorcycle Helmet
What are the defects?
Affected KBC VR-1X motorcycle helmets do not meet performance requirements that are outlined in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS1698:2006.
What are the hazards?
There is a possibility that the helmets may not provide adequate protection to the wearer in the event of an accident and may increase the risk of death or serious injury to the wearer.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the helmets and return it to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.
Motorcycle dealers who stock KBC helmets
- 1 September 2012 - 7 May 2013
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.