Avanti Bicycle Company—Avanti and Scott Bikes
What are the defects?
The above models of bicycles have not been supplied with chain guards
as per the requirements of the mandatory standard for pedal bicycles.
What are the hazards?
In the absence of a chain guard, entrapment of clothing could occur between the upper junction of the chain and chain gear, causing loss of control and injury.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop riding the bicycles immediately and contact
the Avanti Bicycle Company to be directed to the nearest authorised dealer to have a chain guard fitted.
Avanti contact details:
Toll free phone: 1800 883 305
Avanti Plus Retailers
Authorised Avanti Bicycle Distributors
- 1 July 2009 - 6 April 2011
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.