Ski boot sole pads / Ski boots - Quest /

Recall published
2010-08-02
Brand
Product title
Ski boot sole pads / Ski boots - Quest / Quest Pro / Quest Pro Prebax
Product description
The recall concerns:1. Sole pads for Salomon Quest ski touring boots, and 2. Quest ski touring boots supplied with the recalled sole pads. The sole pads have visible steel inserts intended to make them compatible with a specific type of ski touring binding, commonly referred to as a “low-tech binding". The products concerned were manufactured between October and December 2009.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because in certain circumstances, when used with "low tech" ski touring bindings, the toe portion of the pad fails to fit securely to the binding, causing the binding to release unexpectedly and potentially causing the skier to fall. One accident reported.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
The recall concerns models that have metal inserts in order to make them compatible with "low-tech" ski touring bindings.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Romania
RAPEX Reference
1170/10
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
France

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