Automotive recall

Transport Canada Recall - 2022680 - DAIMLER TRUCK NORTH AMERICA

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Summary

Product
School Bus recalled by DAIMLER TRUCK NORTH AMERICA
Issue
Vehicle - Seats And Restraints
What to do

Please see corrective actions section below

Affected products

2012 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2013 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2014 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2015 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2016 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2017 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2018 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2019 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS, 2020 | THOMAS BUILT | HDX SCHOOL BUS

Issue

Issue:
On certain school buses, the restraining barrier between the entrance door and the first seat may not meet the energy absorption requirements of Canadian regulations.

Safety Risk:
A barrier that does not properly absorb energy could increase the risk of injury to passengers in a crash.

Corrective Actions:
Daimler Truck North America (DTNA) will notify owners by mail. The corrective actions for this recall are under development.

Additional information

Background

Visit Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Safety Recalls Database for the original recall.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Automotive recall
Category
Vehicles - School Bus
Published by
Transport Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-72322
Transport Canada ID
2022680