IMPORTANT SAFETY RECALL
BADASS Helmet Company424 Valley Forge Rd Phoenixville, PA 19460
September 7, 2018
Dear Valued Customer,
This notice is sent to you in accordance with the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act. BADASS Helmet Company has decided that certain Trooper model helmets fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 218, "Motor Cycle Helmets.” This recall applies only to Trooper helmets manufactured in February 2017.
Wearing a motorcycle helmet that does not meet DOT standards may, in the event of an accident, expose the user to anincreased risk of personal injury or death. A consumer that has a Trooper helmet subject to this recall should stop using the helmet.
BADASS Helmet Company is recalling Trooper helmets manufactured in February 2017 and sold between May 2017 and June 2018. BADASS Helmet Company will exchange the helmets subject to this recall for free. Trooper helmets subject to this recall will have a DOT certification sticker with the model number “TR 001.6” below the company identification BADASS.
What you should do: If you own any of the above helmets, STOP USING IT IMMEDIATELY and call 1-866-334-3563 or contact us at BADASS Helmet, P.O. Box 526, Royersford, PA 19468. Please state the following in your correspondence:
- Your full name
- Mailing address
- Email address
- Order number (if applicable)
- Helmet model, size
- Purchase price
- Location where you purchased your Trooper helmet
If you have attempted to take advantage of this recall and you believe you have not been able to exchange your helmet within a reasonable amount of time, you may submit a complaint to the Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 1200 New Jersey Ave., S.E., Washington, D.C. 20590 or call the toll-free vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153); or go to http://www.safercar.gov.
We apologize for any inconvenience this recall may cause, and we appreciate your speedy assistance to help us remedy this matter. On behalf of everyone at BADASS Helmet Company, we thank you for your understanding.