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There are many different types of products that can cause harm or death, most product liability cases relate to one of three types of issues: design defects, manufacturing defects or warning defects.
Peloton officially recalls Peloton Tread+ after one child is dead and dozens others injured.
One child died and others have been injured in accidents on the Peloton Tread+. The Consumer Product Safety Commission is investigating potential safety problems with the treadmill.
It was recently revealed that one child died and others were injured in accidents on Peloton treadmills, the at-home exercise company is fighting a federal safety agency’s request that the company recall the products and has delayed the agency’s investigation into potential safety problems, according to officials familiar with the incident.
Peloton has become popular in the exercise world over the last few years. The company, Peloton, is worth over $34 billion and is famous for their stationary bicycles and online workouts. It’s popularity grew during the stay at home orders and gym shut downs.
An official familiar with the CPSC’s concerns said the agency was alarmed by reports of victims being pulled under the machines and suffering injuries that included broken bones and head trauma.
Most of the reported Peloton accidents involve young children being pulled under the heavy treadmills, including a case where a child suffered multiple broken bones and one death.
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