Rodia USA is Recalling 6,997 RHD 103 and Outlaw 103 Helmets

 

April 20, 2012 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Equipment Brand Name / Part No. or Model No.: Production Dates:
    OUTLAW / OUTLAW 103 JUL 01, 2010 – DEC 31, 2011
    RODIA / RHD 103 JUL 01, 2010 – DEC 31, 2011
Manufacturer: SUNRIGHT INTERNATIONAL OF AMERICA, INC. Mfr’s Report Date: MAR 27, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12E014000 NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: EQUIPMENT:MOTORCYCLE:HELMETS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 6,997
Summary:
 SUNRIGHT INTERNATIONAL OF AMERICA, INC., DBA RODIA USA, IS RECALLING CERTAIN RODIA RHD 103 AND OUTLAW 103 MOTORCYCLE HELMETS, SIZES XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, AND XXXL, PRODUCED FROM JULY 1, 2010, THROUGH DECEMBER 31, 2011. THESE HELMETS FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE FRONTAL IMPACT REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 218, “MOTORCYCLE HELMETS.”
Consequence:
 THE WEARER OF THE NONCOMPLIANT HELMET CAN SUSTAIN SERIOUS INJURIES IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
 RODIA USA WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND THE NONCOMPLIANT HELMET WILL BE REPLACED FREE OF CHARGE OR THE OWNER WILL BE OFFERED A REFUND. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR ABOUT APRIL 15, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT SUNRIGHT INTERNATIONAL OF AMERICA AT 1-888-529-9065.
Notes:
 OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION’S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

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