SAHN Designs recalls 3,600 Classic helmets

By Stephen Frothingham

WASHINGTON (BRAIN) — SAHN Designs, a Vancouver, British Columbia, company, is recalling about 3,600 Classic model helmets that were sold in the U.S. and Canada between 2013 and 2015 for about $130.

According to the U.S. CPSC, the helmets do not comply with the impact requirements of the federal safety standard for bicycle helmets, posing a risk of head injury. No incidents have been reported.

The recall involves SAHN Classic SH523 adult bicycle helmets. “SAHN” is printed on the outer shell of the helmet on the right side. The production date and “SH-523 Classic” are printed on the white sticker label on the inside of the helmet. The helmets came in matte and gloss colors. Matte colors include black, white, blue, tan, grey, green, cream and brown. Gloss colors include black, white, blue, tan, cream and green.

For a replacement, consumers are being told to contact SAHN Designs at 800-642-7086 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at

About 2,000 helmets were sold in the U.S. and 1,600 in Canada.

More information: CPSC recall page | Sahn recall page.