A children’s Bluetooth helmet, sold by Toys R Us, has been recalled by Health Canada due to an impact hazard.
According to the federal authority, the Dimensions Bluetooth Speaker Helmets do not comply with the “U.S. CPSC federal safety standard for bicycle helmets, posing a risk of head injury.”
As well as Toys R Us in Canada, the helmets were also sold across the border in Walmart.
What to do
Health Canada is telling consumers to stop using the recalled helmets immediately and contact Sakar International Inc. for a free replacement.
The helmets are black with black straps and a black buckle. The white label on the inside of the helmet contains the Item # ACTGEAR-238BTS in the bottom left corner. The affected products were sold from February 2021 to February 2022.
For more information, consumers can contact Sakar International, Inc. by phone anytime at 800-592-9541, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the company website or www.vivitar.com and click on "Recalls" at the bottom of the page.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.