Trek helmets recalled in US for "failing impact standards"

The US Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Trek, has announced a voluntary recall of certain Chinese-made helmets because they "do not comply with CPSC safety standards for impact resistance."
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The CPSC test is not as tough to pass as the Snell helmets standards.

The helmet types are Trek Anthem C Elite and Anthem C Elite WSD models, of which just 4500 have been sold.

The helmets retail for about $129.

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