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Motorcycle Equipment Recall - H&H Sports Protection TORC T-55 V2 Low Profile Half Helmet

By Walter F. Kern

NHTSA Campaign ID:  17E014000
Component:  Equipment
Manufacturer:  H&H Sports Protection
Recall Date: 03/07/2017
Potential Number of Units Affected: 7,506
Defect Summary:
H&H Sports Protection (H&H) is recalling certain TORC T-55 V2 low profile half helmets, sizes XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL. These helmets may not adequately protect the wearer in the event of a head impact during a motorcycle crash. Additionally, the helmets may not stay secured to head during a motorcycle crash. As such, these helmets fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 218, "Motorcycle Helmets."
Consequence Summary:
A helmet that fails to meet the safety requirements can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Corrective Summary:
H&H will notify owners and will either replace or provide a refund for the helmet, free of charge. Owners may contact H&H Sports Protection at 1-626-444-0107.

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