Trek Bicycle Injuries and Recall Information

If you or a loved one has been injured by a “Trek” bike, call Carabin Shaw and we can discuss your possible options. We can help you get the compensation you deserve.

Call us at Carabin Shaw. We will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. Call 1.800.862.1260.

Trek Bike

Experienced products liability attorneys have noted that product manufacturer Trek has recalled approximately 1 million bicycles because of a reported issue involving safety revolving around the bikes’ seat release levers. Specifically, the “quick release” version of the seat release has apparently resulted in severe injuries. Several have been reported, paralysis was the result of one included injury report. This is the largest bicycle, or any other, recall ever by this company. Attorneys across Texas, and the nation, are considering lawsuits to force a further recall, and request full compensation for any and all loss of income, pain and suffering, medical expenses, pain and suffering, loss of income, and any other possible damages available under Texas law.

If you or your loved one got injured by a Trek bicycle involved in an accident, contact Carabin Shaw today so we can begin to help. We can also help you to learn about your many options for obtaining compensation. Our personal injury team offers a free, no-obligation to you consultation. If you or your loved one has a case, we can join with you and bring in an associated Trek bicycle injury recall attorney who can work with you to seek the all compensation to which the law may entitle you. Your time to file a claim can be limited. Contact our legal team today.

Call us at Carabin Shaw. We will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. Call 1.800.862.1260.

Trek Product Recall News
  • In April 2015 – Manufacturer and designer Trek recalled at least 1 million bicycles because of a reported issue involving safety. This issue involved contact, which was not designed or expected, between the disc brake on the front wheel and the quick release lever contained on the hub of the front wheel. Several injuries have reportedly been suffered. One of these sad incidents resulted in the victim being paralyzed.

  • In June 2014 – Manufacturer and designer Trek, together with fellow bike manufacturer Scott recalled numerous bicycles with “SR Suntour” front forks including model years 2011 through 2013 because reports indicated that these forks posed a hazard for crashes, according to reports from the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). About 120,000 Trek made bicycles were recalled. This was combined with 5,200 bikes recalled by Scott. Roughly 28 broken forks got reported for forks installed in Trek bicycles. Of these, five injuries resulted, including bruises, broken bones and a separated shoulder.

  • In April 2012 –The CPSC announced that manufacturer Trek, along with manufacturers GT and Giant, had recalled roughly 17,000 bikes in total between them. These included some from the model years 2011 and 2012. Twelve incidents, two injurious, involving brake forks were reported. These involved a chipped tooth and lacerations.

These cases are just the beginning. If you have been injured by a pedal bike, you may be entitled compensation.

Our experienced attorneys at Carabin Shaw are standing by to take your call. Give our legal team a call and we can discuss your options related to any Trek bike. We have over 20 years of experience getting recoveries for deserving clients. We have over 20 years of experience holding product designers and manufacturers liable for their mistakes.

The first meeting with our attorneys is always free of charge. We take our injury cases on a “contingent fee” basis. This means that our fee is a percentage of whatever we recover for you. If you don’t get a recovery, we don’t get a fee. It is that simple. Spanish Interpreters are available. Spanish speaking clients are always treated the same as everyone else by our experienced legal team.

Call us at Carabin Shaw. We will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. Call 1.800.862.1260.

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