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Monza Imports Australia—KBC VR-1X Motorcycle Helmet

PRA number: 2013/13569
Date published: 7th May 2013
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Product information

Product description

Motorcycle safety helmet

Identifying features

Manufacture date: 2012-6

The manufacture date can be seen on the Vehicle User Helmet Warning label stitched inside the comfort liner.

What are the defects?

Affected KBC VR-1X motorcycle helmets do not meet performance requirements that are outlined in the Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS1698:2006.

What are the hazards?

There is a possibility that the helmets may not provide adequate protection to the wearer in the event of an accident and may increase the risk of death or serious injury to the wearer.

Dates available for sale

  • 1st September 2012 - 7th May 2013

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Traders who sold this product

Motorcycle dealers who stock KBC helmets


Monza Imports Australia P/L

Supplier's web site


What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the helmets and return it to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.