Consumer product recall

Progression Fitness X-Plode PFX-2200 Functional Trainer Gym recalled due to injury hazard

Starting date:
February 10, 2021
Posting date:
February 10, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Sports/Fitness
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-74961

Last updated:
2021-02-10

Summary

  • Product:
    Progression Fitness X-Plode PFX-2200 Functional Trainer.
  • Issue:
    The cable ends connected to the weight stacks can break off, posing an injury hazard.
  • What to do:
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Flaman Fitness for a replacement cable.

Affected products

Progression Fitness X-Plode PFX-2200 Functional Trainer Gym

Product description

This recall involves the Progression Fitness X-Plode PFX-2200 Functional Trainer Gym.

The fitness trainer is a home gym made of black, square-tube steel with two weight stacks connected to cables through a series of pulleys.

Hazard identified

The cable ends that connect to the weight stacks and grips can break off suddenly, posing an injury hazard.

As of February 02, 2021, the company has received two reports of incidents with one related injury in Canada. 
 

Number sold

The company reported that 62 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from November 2015 to Dec 2019. 

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor

Flaman Fitness

Saskatoon

Saskatchewan

CANADA

Manufacturer

Nantong Ironmaster, Inc.

Nantong

CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled PFX-2200 Functional Trainer Gym and contact Flaman Fitness for a repair kit.

For more information, consumers can contact Flaman Fitness by telephone toll-free at 1-866-978-1999 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST Monday to Friday, by email at info@flamanfitness.com or on the company's website

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.