X  |  CLOSE
Report: #525797

Complaint Review: DR POWER EQUIPTMENT - Internet

  • Submitted:
  • Updated:
  • Reported By: billmatt — LA HABRA HEIGHTS. California United States of America
  • DR POWER EQUIPTMENT Internet United States of America

DR POWER EQUIPTMENT - Country Home Products, Inc. POWERWAGON BRAKES CAN FAIL, RESULTING IN PHTSICAL INJURY Internet

Show customers why they should trust your business over your competitors...

Is this
Report about YOU
listed on other sites?
Those sites steal
Ripoff Report's
content.
We can get those
removed for you!
Find out more here.
How to fix
Ripoff Report
If your business is
willing to make a
commitment to
customer satisfaction
Click here now..

I PURCHASED ONE OF THIS COMPANY'S DR POWERWAGONS IN 2002.  THIS POWERWAGON HAD A 2 WHEELED DEVICE WHERUPON THE USER CPULD RIDE THIS DEVICE, MUCH AS A ATV.  I USED IT MOSTLY TO CARRY MY TRASH CANS DOWN TO THE BOTTOM OF MY BLOCK-LONG DRIVEWAT TO LATER BE EMPYIED BY REFUSE COLLECTION COMPANIES.  ON APRIL 21, 2009, I WAS CARRYING DOWN 2 CANS, DRIVING SLOWLY IN 1ST GEAR (IT HAS 4 FORWARD & 1 REVERSE GEAR).  AS I NEARED THE BOTTOM OF MY STEERP DRIVEWAY, IT SUDDENLY JUMPED OUT OF 1ST GEAR INTO NEUYRAL & GREATLY INCREASED IN SPEED.  i THEN ATTEMPTED TO EMPLY THE HAND BRAKES.  tHEY FAILED; THE MACHINE INCREASED AND, WHILE OVERTURNING, THREW ME ONTO MY ASPHALT DRIVEWAY AND CRASHED ONTO MY MAILBOS AT STREET LEVEL.. I WAS TAKEN TO HOSPITAL, WHERE I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH 3 BROKEN RIBS AND A BROKEN HAND.  IT WAS SUBSEQUENTLY DETERMED THAT I ALSO HAD A TORN ROTATOR CUFF.  I HAD SURGERY FOR THAT INJURY OM NOV. 17, 2009 AND AM RECOVERING FROM THAT SURGERY TODAY.  MY COMPLAINT:  ALL DR POWERWAGONS WITH THE CAPABILITY TO CARRY A DRIVER SHOULD BE RECALLED IMMEDIATELY, THUS PREVENTING SUBSEQUENT INJURY.

This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 11/19/2009 11:23 AM and is a permanent record located here: https://www.ripoffreport.com/reports/dr-power-equiptment/internet/dr-power-equiptment-country-home-products-inc-powerwagon-brakes-can-fail-resulting-i-525797. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year. Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report. READ: Foreign websites steal our content

Search for additional reports

If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:

Report & Rebuttal
Respond to this report!
What's this?
Also a victim?
What's this?
Repair Your Reputation!
What's this?

Advertisers above have met our
strict standards for business conduct.

X
What do hackers,
questionable attorneys and
fake court orders have in common?
...Dishonest Reputation Management Investigates Reputation Repair
Free speech rights compromised

WATCH News
Segment Now