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Xenith recalls thousands of football helmets after nearly 30 complaints

Posted on August 29, 2016 2:37 pm under Product Liability

Following 29 reports of cracked helmets, Xenith issued a recall of nearly 6,000 football helmets because the defect could lead to head injuries.

Product Description: The affected models include Xenith Epic Varsity, X2 Varsity, X2E Varsity, and Youth helmets. All have a glossy or metallic appearance and would have been sold or reconditioned between May 1 of last year and March 18 of this year. A complete list of affected serial numbers can be viewed on the Consumer Product Safety Commission website, as some models are affected by size or color.

Sold: A majority would’ve been  sold directly to schools, while others could be purchased online. Xenith will be offering full refunds.

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