Product Recall – K2 Sports Recalls Kickboards/Scooters Due to Fall Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: K2 Revo Kick kickboards/scooters
Hazard: The front assembly of the kickboards/scooters can break and the handle can detach or partially detach, causing loss of control or loss of balance. This poses a fall hazard to the rider.
Consumer Contact: K2 Sports toll-free at (866) 302-9996 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email the firm at email@example.com or online at www.k2sports.com and click on Important Safety Information for more information.
Units: About 400
Description: This recall involves K2 Revo Kick kickboards/scooters with item code I10700100. Revo Kick and the item code are printed on a sticker on the underside of the deck. The kickboard/scooter is made of aluminum, has three wheels, a wooden deck and a vertical handle with a round grip. The kickboards/scooters measure about 32 inches long and 40 inches high. The deck has a red, white and blue design with K2 printed on it.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled kickboards/scooters and contact K2 Sports for a full refund.
Sold at: Sporting goods stores nationwide and online at K2skates.com from March 2010 through September 2013 for about $200.
Distributor: K2 Sports, of Seattle, Wash.
Manufactured in: China