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A child was fatally injured in an accident involving a Peloton treadmill, CEO John Foley said in a memo on Thursday.Foley gave little information about the “awful accident,” although he revealed that the business has actually been made mindful of “just a small handful of events” where kids have been injured from the Tread+. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ON FOX BUSINESS”Each one is ravaging to everyone at Peloton, and our hearts head out to the families involved,” Foley said.The company– known for its high-end at-home exercise bike– presented the Peloton Tread in 2018 followed by an upgraded design, the Tread+, in September 2020. An information shot shows the running deck of a Peloton Tread treadmill during CES 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 11, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)Although the company designs and develops its exercise products “with safety in mind,” Foley said the company needs aid in being able to make sure that household members stay safe.”This is specifically real throughout what I hope is the final stretch of the pandemic where everyone is still at house,” he said.GET FOX BUSINESS ON THE GO BY CLICKING HERE In order to prevent a mishap from happening, Foley is asking customers to “follow all the security cautions and guidelines” that are offered with each piece of devices. This includes a note about keeping children and animals “far from Peloton workout devices at all times” and being wary about where consumers leave the safety key when the devices is not in use.More particularly, users are asked to make certain that the space around the Peloton exercise devices is clear prior to a workout and to get rid of the security key when the workout is complete and location it out of “reach of kids and anyone else who should not have the ability to begin the Tread+,” Foley said.Still, the business is examining ways on how to much better enhance safety cautions about “these vital safety preventative measures to hopefully prevent future mishaps,” he added.Customers are motivated to reach out to the businesss assistance group with any issues or concerns.

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