HM5691220 – Helmets May Not Protect From Impact – HamrHead HM-569 Helmets

September 19, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22E076000

Helmets May Not Protect From Impact/FMVSS 218

A helmet that does not provide adequate impact protection increases the risk of injury during a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 22E076

Manufacturer Blackbeards Motorcycle Gear, Inc.

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 522

 

Summary

Blackbeards Motorcycle Gear, Inc. is recalling certain HamrHead HM-569 helmets in all sizes XXS through XXL, with a manufacture date of December 2020. The helmet may not adequately protect the wearer in the event of a head impact during a crash. As such, these helmets fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 218, “Motorcycle Helmets.”

 

Remedy

Blackbeards will provide a full refund of the purchase price. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed November 1, 2022. Owners may contact Blackbeards’ customer service at 1-888-878-5281. Blackbeards’ number for this recall is HM5691220.

 

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.nhtsa.gov.

 


Blackbeards Motorcycle Gear
Blackbeards Motorcycle Gear

 


Chronology :

We were notified on 9/2/2022 by Manuel Maldonado with report # 218-ACT-22-006 and # 218-ACT-22-005 describing test results with specified failures.

 


1 Affected Product

Equipment

BRAND PART NO. PRODUCTION DATES
HAMRHEAD HM-569

 


2 Associated Documents

Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-22E076-1631.pdf 823.244KB

RCAK-22E076-1631

 


Noncompliance Notice 573 Report

RCLRPT-22E076-5997.PDF 242.506KB

RCLRPT-22E076-5997

 


Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=22E076&docType=RCL

 


 

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