Perfect Pullup Recalled by Perfect Fitness Due to Fall Injury Hazard

The plastic handle on the recalled product can crack.

Recall date: February 17, 2011
Recall number: 11-136

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Perfect Pullup

Hazard:

The plastic handle on the recalled product can crack posing a fall injury hazard for the user.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact the firm toll-free at (877) 974-7733 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website atwww.perfectonline.com/handleexchange

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Recall Details

Units

About 7,000

Description

This recall involves Perfect Pullup, an adjustable height pull-up bar that is installed in a doorway with screw-in holders. The recalled handles have a rectangular shape, are silver colored with a red hook, and display the Perfect Pullup logo in white lettering across the top. The recalled models were manufactured between December 2007 and April 2008.

Incidents/Injuries

Perfect Fitness received approximately 2,200 reports of cracking of the original handles, with 38 complaints of injuries that included bruises, strains and sprains.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled handles and contact Perfect Fitness to order a free handle replacement kit.

Sold at

Sporting goods stores nationwide, on their websites and on Amazon.com from January 2008 through present for about $90.

Importer(s)

Perfect Fitness, of Mill Valley, Calif.

Manufactured in

China