(LONDON) RECALL ALERT: Peloton has recalled about 125,000 treadmills in the US after the death of a six-year-old child #AceNewsDesk report | Ace News Services


#AceNewsReport – May.06: In March the firm warned parents to keep children away from its Tread+ machine after the death of the six-year-old, who was pulled underneath the rear of the treadmill.

‘Peloton boss John Foley said the firm had “made a mistake” in not recalling the machines sooner’

Peloton recalls treadmills after child’s death: ‘A US watchdog said the Tread and Tread+ machines pose a risk of injury or death to adults, children and pets if they get pulled underneath: Peloton warning after ‘tragic’ child death and in addition to the death, Peloton had 72 reports of injuries such as broken bones, cuts and grazes.

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I want to be clear, Peloton made a mistake in our initial response to the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s request that we recall the Tread+,” Mr Foley said in a statement on Wednesday.

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