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Sunday, September 10, 2017 11:56 am

Smith recalls Quantum ski and snowboard helmets

Smith recalls Quantum ski and snowboard helmets due to the buckle on the helmet can disengage, posing a risk of head injury.


This recall involves all 2016 and 2017 Smith Quantum ski and snowboard helmets. They were sold in in sizes S, M, L and XL in matte black/charcoal, matte white/charcoal, matte Fire (red) /charcoal, matte Klein Blue (blue), matte olive green, matte Reactor (bright green) /black and matte Thunder gray (gray) color combinations. Smith Quantum is printed on a label inside the helmet along with the manufacturing dates. 

Consumers can contact Smith toll-free at 833-459-0417 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MT Monday through Friday, email at or online at and click on the recall link at the bottom center of the page for more information. 


The helmets were sold at Specialty ski and snowboard shops and by major retailers such as REI, online at,, and other online retailers, from October 2016 through July 2017 for about $300.