Bicycle helmets recalled for not meeting federal safety standards

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) ─ Two firms are recalling hundreds of bicycle helmets as a result of they don’t meet the federal security normal.

The Shopper Product and Security Fee (CPSC) experiences that sure woom bikes and Morpher helmets won’t correctly defend a bicyclist’s head within the occasion of a fall.

The woom bikes recall entails the USA kids’s helmets, which had been bought in blue, inexperienced, purple, crimson and yellow. Solely the small-sized helmets are included within the recall.

The Morpher recall is particular to the flat-folding bicycle helmets, which had been bought in black, grey, crimson, silver, white and yellow.

Morpher is now not in enterprise, in accordance with the CPSC, however is working to contact all identified purchasers instantly.

No accidents have been reported in reference to both recall.

Communicorp is recalling greater than 600,000 Aflac Physician Duck plushes after it was found that the stuffed animals contained ranges of lead that exceed the federal normal.

Bicycle helmets recalled for not meeting federal safety standards

The CPSC said the plush toys had been distributed to Aflac clients nationwide as a promotional merchandise.

There have been no experiences of individuals being sickened by the plush toys, however Communicorp is urging anybody who acquired one to throw it out.

Anybody with questions concerning the recall can contact Communicorp by phone or go to the company’s website for extra data.