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Motorcycle Equipment Recall - Buy4easy Recall

By Walter F. Kern

NHTSA Campaign ID:  15E027000
Component:  Equipment
Manufacturer:  Buy4easy Inc
Recall Date: 04/01/2015
Potential Number of Units Affected: 2,505
Defect Summary:
Buy4easy Inc. (Buy4easy) is recalling certain TMS HY-809 motorcycle half-helmets, size Large, manufactured March 20, 2012, to October 31, 2012. The affected motorcycle helmets may insufficiently dampen impacts. Additionally, the helmets may be missing, or have incomplete, manufacturing dates and instructions to the purchaser. As such, these helmets fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 218, "Motorcycle Helmets."
Consequence Summary:
By wearing a noncompliant helmet, the user may not be adequately protected in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of personal injury.
Corrective Summary:
The remedy for this recall is still under development. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Buy4easy customer service at 1-626-388-9898.

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