Huish Outdoors Recalls Buoyancy Control Devices (BCDs) Due to Drowning Hazard

This recall involves all Zeagle brand Grace and Element BCDs. BCDs are used to help a diver maintain buoyancy under water during scuba diving.  The Grace model is black with   light green accents and has the logo “Z/Grace” on the right side pocket and left shoulder.  The words “Zeagle Sport” are on the left side pocket. The Element model is black with red accents and has the logo “Z/Element” on the right side pocket and left shoulder. The words “Zeagle Sport” are on the left side pocket.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The buoyancy control devices can suddenly leak air causing a loss of flotation, posing a drowning hazard to scuba divers.
  • Remedy
    Replace
  • Incidents
    The firm has received one report of a seam failure in the BCD resulting in air leakage.  No injuries have been reported.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled BCDs and return them to Huish Outdoors or an authorized Zeagle dealer for a free replacement.
  • Sold At
    Authorized Zeagle dealers and online at www.zeagle.com  for about $412 for the Grace model and about $490 for the Element model BCD, from September 2015 through August 2016.
 
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