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Tucker Rocky issues recall for certain Cyber U-72 helmets

March 27, 2014

Manufacturer: Tucker Rocky Distribution

SUMMARY:

Tucker Rocky Distribution is recalling certain Cyber U-72 size large motorcyle helmets manufactured in June 2012. The affected helmets fail to conform to the impact requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 218, "Motorcycle Helmets."

CONSEQUENCE:

In wearing a noncompliant helmet, the user may not be adequately protected in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of personal injury.

REMEDY:

Tucker Rocky will will attempt to notify owners via signs in dealerships and media outlets since they have no record of the owners. Tucker Rocky will replace the affected helmets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by early May 2014. Owners may contact Tucker Rocky at 1-817-258-9018.

NOTES:

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.                   

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