BMW:BMW Motorrad expands recall for motorcycle clothing.
Munich. BMW Motorrad is extending the existing
Europe-wide recall of the Jacket Club Leather Men in size
M to all sizes and finishes of this model.
In the interests of due diligence and in order to eliminate the
risk of increased chromium exposure for our customers, BMW Motorrad
has decided to recall the complete production of the affected jacket
Chromium VI can cause allergic reactions in some persons.
We regret any inconvenience caused to our customers.
Owners are asked to hand the affected items of clothing in at an
authorised BMW Motorrad dealership. Irrespective of their age,
affected items can be exchanged for an equivalent BMW Motorrad product.
You will find press material on BMW motorcycles and BMW Motorrad
rider equipment in the BMW Group PressClub at www.press.bmwgroup.com.
In case of queries, please contact:
Gerhard Lindner, BMW Motorrad Communications
Tel.: +49 151 601 53472, Gerhard.la.Lindner@bmw.de
Tim Diehl-Thiele, Head of Communications BMW Motorrad
+49 151 601 57505, Tim.Diehl-Thiele@bmw.de
Jennifer Treiber-Ruckenbrod, Head of Communications MINI and BMW Motorrad
Tel.: +49 151 601 35108, Jennifer.Ruckenbrod@bmwgroup.de
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