The models at issue were sold at authorized Scott dealers nationwide between August 2013 and May 2014, retailing from $1,000 to $1,300. If you are the owner of one of the included bikes, immediately stop using your bicycle and contact your local Scott dealer for a free replacement fork and complimentary installation.
Scott is recalling the following models:
- Men’s 2014 Speedster 30
- Men’s 2014 Speedster 40
- Women’s 2014 Contessa Speedster 25
- Women’s 2014 Contessa Speedster 35
- AS30500001— AS30504930
Under Illinois law, a manufacturer of a product can be held liable when their product fails while the person using it was doing so in a reasonably foreseeable manner. This means that if a bicycle crash occurs because a part of the bicycle failed during normal use, the manufacturer of the product can be responsible for any injuries or damage suffered by the rider as a result of the crash.
The Illinois Bicycle Attorneys at the Keating Law Offices have handled numerous product liability cases. If you have any questions regarding a product liability case or other personal injury matter, please contact them at (312) 239-676 or contact attorney Mike Keating at MKeating@KeatingLegal.com.