According to news sources, a recall has been issued for Fuji Saratoga Woman’s Bicycles after it was found that the bicycle’s frame could potentially break in the center of the downtube, causing a possible fall hazard to consumers.
The recall affects about 10,500 units of the woman’s bicycle. There have been 12 incidents reported involving the bicycle frames breaking. Two of those incidents involved injury to consumers, with one reportedly receiving a head laceration. The recalled models include those with serial numbers starting with ICFJ7, ICFJ8, ICFJ9, ICFJ10 and ICFJ11, which can be found near the bottom of the bicycle frame.
Consumers are advised to stop using the recalled bicycles. Those with the recalled bicycle models will receive a free replacement of the faulty part when returned to an authorized dealer.
As a Los Angeles Personal Injury Lawyer, I understand the inherent dangers of defective products and the risks they entail. I hope this information can help raise awareness about this recalled product and keep consumers safe. If you or a loved one has been injured through the use or consumption of a defective product, speak with a personal injury attorney Riverside to learn about the legal options available to you.