• Peloton Recalls All Treadmills After A Child's Death & Several Injuries

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    Peloton recalls their Tread and Tread+ after the death of a child and several reports of injuries
    Peloton sent shockwaves through the fitness world today with the announcement that they'd be recalling their popular line of treadmills. The decision comes after the tragic death of a six-year-old child and 72 reports of adults, children, pets, and objects “being pulled under the rear of the treadmill, including 29 reports of injuries to children such as second- and third-degree abrasions, broken bones, and lacerations,” according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission .
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  • Own a Peloton Treadmill? Here Are the Steps You Should Take Under the Recall

    Own a Peloton Treadmill? Here Are the Steps You Should Take Under the Recall

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    On May 5, Peloton announced a voluntary recall of the company's Tread and Tread+ machines, following warnings from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission that the treadmills had been at the center of a number of dangerous and even deadly incidents reported to the agency. If you own a Peloton treadmill, here's what you need to know to ensure your household's safety.
    Why Are Peloton Treadmills Being Recalled?
    There are two separate recalls for the Tread and Tread+. According to the CPSC, the Peloton Tread has been recalled due to a flaw in the treadmill's touchscreen , which can detach...
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  • Peloton, Feds Agree to Treadmill Recall

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    The recall of the Peloton Tread+ comes after a 6-year-old child was killed and after 72 reports of adults, children, or pets being injured.
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  • Peloton recalls treadmills after death of child, dozens of injuries

    Peloton recalls treadmills after death of child, dozens of injuries

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Peloton said it was recalling its Tread+ treadmill following the death of a child and dozens of reported injuries related to the machine.
    The child, aged 6 years, died after being pulled under the rear of the treadmill, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission , which noted 72 other reported incidents of adults, children, pets or objects being pulled under the machines. They include 29 reports of injuries to children, such as second- and third-degree abrasions, broken bones and lacerations.
    The CPSC said consumers should immediately stop using the recalled machine, model
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  • Peloton Announces Voluntary Recall of Tread and Tread+ Machines Over Safety Concerns

    Peloton Announces Voluntary Recall of Tread and Tread+ Machines Over Safety Concerns

    1 month ago - By PopSugar

    Peloton announced on May 5 two separate voluntary recalls of its treadmills, one for its Tread+ and another for its Tread, over safety concerns. This came after the US Consumer Product Safety Commission said last month that it had become aware of 39 accidents involving the newer Tread+, including " multiple reports of children becoming entrapped, pinned, and pulled under the rear roller of the product." The number of reported accidents has since grown to 72 , and a six-year-old died in an incident involving the Tread+ .
    Peloton pushed back in April and said it would not be recalling its...
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