About 77,200 Olympic Dumbbell Handles sold at Dick’s Sporting Goods are being recalled.
According to a statement from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the locking collars on the dumbbell handles could slip, dropping weights when held perpendicular to the floor, posing an impact injury hazard.
Impex has received four reports of locking collars that slipped. No injuries were reported.
This recall involves the OBB-20 Olympic Dumbbell handles that can be used with any olympic-size weight plates in any configuration and allows users to perform various dumbbell exercises. The Olympic Dumbbell handles are chrome in color and finish, and each dumbbell handle comes with two locking collars in black.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled dumbbell handles and contact Impex Fitness to receive a free replacement set of new locking collars. The replacement collars will be mailed out to consumers free of charge. Consumers should dispose of the old collar by discarding it into the trash
800.999-8899 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday)
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