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Name of Product: Fitness resistance bands with door anchor attachmen
Units:About 60,000 in the U.S. and 3,000 in Canada
Importer / Distributor:Bollinger Fitness, a division of Alliance Sports Group L.P., of Grand Prairie, Texas
Hazard:A black plastic ball attached to the resistance band's door anchor can unexpectedly release and strike the user, posing an injury hazard to consumers.
Incidents / Injuries:There has been one report of the door anchor ball releasing resulting in an injury to the user.
Description:This recall involves Bollinger Fitness Classic and SoftTouch resistance bands with door attachment, model numbers 5771, 5772, 5773, 5774 and 5775. The 4 foot long resistance bands are made of gray rubber with gray, red, black or blue accents and have black foam handles and a door attachment. A 5 inch long strap of nylon webbing is looped onto the band with a plastic ball attached or encased that serves as a door anchor. The Bollinger Fitness logo appears on the handles. The model number can be found on the product's packaging.
Sold at:Fred Meyers, Marshalls, Modell's Sporting Goods and T.J. Maxx and other retailers nationwide and online from July 2012 through March 2014 for between $9 and $14.
Manufactured in:China and Taiwan
Remedy:Consumers should immediately stop using the door attachment and contact Bollinger Fitness on instruction on how to receive a free replacement door attachment, including free shipping.