Up Yours Imports Pty Ltd—XR-205 "PEANUT" Fibreglass Motorcycle Helmet

Identifying features

Model XR-205
Manufacture dates: Dec 2009, Jan 2010, and May 2010

What are the defects?

Although no injuries or safety defects have been reported in respect of X-Rated branded motorcycle helmets, identical helmets manufactured in the same facility with different branding did 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 contact Up Yours Imports Pty Ltd or the place of purchase and provide their contact details. Up Yours Imports Pty Ltd will then arrange for the return and replacement of the helmet at no cost to the consumer. Phone: (07) 5593 6606 or Email: sales@upyoursimports.com.au

Traders who sold this product

35 traders nationally sold this product

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 December 2009 - 20 June 2012

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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