Razor recalls 158K "Ripstik" caster boards due to fall hazard

Razor recalled 158,000 Ripstik caster boards due to a fall hazard.

If your child has a Razor Ripstik scooter, you may want to check out this recall information.

The company is recalling about 158,000 Ripstik electric motorized caster boards due to a fall hazard. Razor has received more than 700 reports of the rear wheel locking up, resulting in four injuries so far.

The caster boards were sold nationwide from February 2016 through this month.

Bar code with manufacture date (Photo: CPSC)

Consumer should stop using the scooters and contact Razor to receive a free repair kit.

The company can be reached toll-free at 866-467-2967 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PDT Monday through Friday or online at www.Razor.com. Click on "Recall Information" for more information.

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