JPC Equestrian Recalls Stirrup Leathers Due to Fall Hazard

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall Summary

Name of Product: HDR Stirrup Leathers

Hazard: The stirrup leather can crack and break, posing a fall hazard to the rider.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: JPC Equestrian toll-free at (866) 273-3243 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at JPC Equestrian's website www.breeches.com and click on the "Recall Notification" link for more information.

To see photos of the recalled products, go to http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/JPC-Equestrian-Recalls-Stirrup-Leathers/

Recall Details

Units: About 1,200

Description: This recall involves five models of pre-stretched stirrup leathers. The stirrup leathers are branded with the HDR logo and name "HENRI DE RIVEL".  The item number and UPC code are located on the hang tag.  The following models are included in the recall:

Product Name                   

Length   

Color      

UPC Code       

Item Number 

HDR Pre-stretched Stirrup Leathers              

54"     

Oakbark  

845654040350

4004-O54

HDR Pre-stretched Stirrup Leathers         

54"   

Hazelnut

845654040343

4004-H54

HDR Child's Pre-stretched Stirrup Leathers         

48"     

Oakbark

845654040367

4005-O48

HDR Advantage Pre-stretched Stirrup Leather

54"  

Oakbark   

845654069238

5067-O54

Pre-stretched Half Hole Stirrup Leather (1"x54")     

54"    

Oakbark  

845654066817

5046-O54

Incidents/Injuries: JPC has received three reports of broken stirrup leathers. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the stirrup leathers and contact JPC for a full refund.

Sold at: Choice Brands/Horse Loverz, Dover Saddlery, The Equestrian Corner and other equestrian supply retailers nationwide from October 2013 to May 2014 from between $30 and $40.

Importer: JPC Equestrian Inc., of Drums, Pa.

Manufacturer: Ducks N Drakes, of Kampur, Uttar Pradesh, India

Manufactured in: India

CPSC Consumer Information Hotline
Contact us at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall:
800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054)
Times: 8 a.m.5:30 p.m. ET; Messages can be left anytime
Call to get product safety and other agency information and to report unsafe products.

Media Contact
Please use the phone numbers below for all media requests.
Phone: (301) 504-7908
Spanish: (301) 504-7800

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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission



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