Consumer product recall

Various Armada, Atomic, and Salomon brand Ski Bindings recalled due to fall hazard

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Summary

Product
Various Armada, Atomic, and Salomon brand ski bindings
Issue
Consumer products - Fall hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled products and contact authorized dealer for a replacement component.

Affected products

This recall involves various Armada, Atomic, and Salomon brand ski bindings manufactured between May 1, 2022 to March 31, 2023.

Brand Model name SKU number
Armada N TRACER SUMMIT 9 BR Black RD0000084+
Armada N TRACER TOUR Black RD0000040+
Atomic N BACKLAND PURE Black/Gunmetal AD5002130+
Atomic N BACKLAND SUMMIT 12 BR AD5002248+
Atomic N BACKLAND SUMMIT 12 LSH AD5002254+
Atomic N BACKLAND SUMMIT 5 BR AD5002252+
Atomic N BACKLAND SUMMIT 9 BR AD5002250+
Atomic N BACKLAND SUMMIT 9 LSH AD5002256+
Atomic N BACKLAND TOUR Black/Gunmetal AD5002142+
Salomon N MTN PURE Black/Titan L41774000+
Salomon N MTN SUMMIT 12 BR Orange/Burnt L47327200+
Salomon N MTN SUMMIT 12 LSH Orange L47327700+
Salomon N MTN SUMMIT 5 BR Gold L47327500+
Salomon N MTN SUMMIT 9 BR Titan L47327300+
Salomon N MTN TOUR Black/Titan L41773900+

Issue

The toe component of the affected ski bindings may fail, causing the ski boot to disconnect from the ski. Failure of the toe component may lead a skier to lose control, fall, or suffer injuries.

As of October 30, 2023, the company has received 6 reports of incidents and no injuries in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 2 reports of incidents and no reports of injuries.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and visit an authorized Armada, Atomic, or Salomon dealer. An authorized dealer will be able to determine the manufacture date of the product.

For more information, consumers can contact Amer Sports Canada Inc customer service at 1-888-433-0208 (Canada), 1-833-944-1062 (USA). Consumers can also email customer service at safety-notice.en@armadaskis.com, safety-notice.en@atomic.com, safety-notice.en@salomon.com. For more information, customer can visit the company websites for Armada, Atomic, and Salomon brands.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Armada, Atomic and Salomon.

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 consumers 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.

Additional information

Background

Number Sold

The company reported that approximately 1,446 units of the affected products were sold in Canada and approximately 4,250 units were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from May 2022 to September 2023.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Romania

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Category
Consumer products - Sports and fitness
Companies

Distributor

Amer Sports Canada Inc.

110-2200 Dollarton Hwy

North Vancouver, BC V7H1A8

Manufacturer

Salomon S.A.S

74996 Annecy Cedex 9

France

Published by
Health Canada
Audience
General public
Identification number
RA-74501