TRX Suspension Trainers Recalled by Fitness Anywhere Over Fall Risk
The San Francisco-based Fitness Anywhere has issued a recall on their TRX Suspension Trainer devices due to a fall hazard posed by older models. Buckles used to alter strap length are in danger of breaking and thus leading a user to sustain a fall and an injury. There have been 570 reports of a breakage occurring, 82 of which involved a fall. 13 people have reportedly been injured. Owners of the 40,000 or so affected units are being advised to contact the company to get a replacement item.
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