Bell Sports Inc. of Scotts Valey, CA is recalling about 2,500 BMX helmets sold exclusively by ToysRUs because the buckle on the helmets safety strap can release in an accident and allow the helmet to fall off the rider, posing a risk of head injury.
The recall involves Bell Full Throttle, full coverage bicycle motocross (BMX) helmets with a chin bar. The all-black helmets have UPC code 035011 937052 and part number 1009159 printed on a label on the side of the helmet shell. The Bell logo is affixed to the front and lower side of the helmet.
The helmets were sold sold at Toys R Us stores nationwide and online at ToysRUs.com between July 2012 and January 2013 for about $60. The helmets were manufactured by MHR in China.