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Recalled suspension trainer devices pose risk of fall

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Fitness Anywhere LLC today announced a voluntary recall of about 40,000 suspension trainer devices.

It said that Fitness Anywhere has received 570 reports of the strap length-adjustment buckles breaking, with 82 reports of the user falling, including 13 reports of head, face, shoulder and hip injuries.

This recall involves the older model “Professional” (P1) and “Tactical” (T1) TRX Suspension Trainer devices made between January 2006 and July 2007, the recall said.

They were sold at stores and studios nationwide and online at www.FitnessAnywhere.com between January 2006 through December 2009 for $150 to $200.

Consumers are urged to immediately stop using the recalled product and contact Fitness Anywhere to arrange to return the recalled product for a replacement TRX Suspension Trainer device. Return authorization is required before returning a unit, the announcement said.

For more information, contact Fitness Anywhere toll-free at 888-221-7417 or visit the company’s website at www.trxtraining.com.

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