By Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Peloton announced it’s recalling tens of thousands of its treadmills over concerns it could cause injuries or deaths.

About 125,000 of its Tread+ and Tread devices are included in the recall.

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The Consumer Product Safety Commission issued a warning about the equipment last month, after one child died and 70 others were injured in incidents tied to the treadmills.

The CPSC wanted a recall then, but the company disagreed.

Now Peloton’s CEO is apologizing and is issuing a recall.

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“I want to be clear, Peloton made a mistake in our initial response to the CPSC’s request,” said Peloton CEO John Foley. “We should have engaged more productively with them from the outset. For that, I apologize.”

In a statement, CPSC’s acting chairman Robert Adler said that the announcement was the “result of weeks of intense negotiation and effort, culminating in a cooperative agreement that I believe serves the best interests of Peloton and of consumers.”

The treadmills were sold between September 2018 and last month. The company has pulled both machines off its website Wednesday.

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If you have one, Peloton will be refunding your purchase. Team