Recall Date: June 18, 2018


Impex Recalls Apex Inversion Tables Due to Fall Hazard                                                              

Recall Summary

Name of Product:
Apex inversion tables

The sprocket connecting to the tension knob can fail to lock properly and cause the user to fall backwards on the inversion table, posing a fall hazard.

Refund - Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled inversion tables and contact Impex to receive a free shipping label to return the whole product in exchange for a full refund.

Recall Details:
About 1,500(In addition, 2,200 were sold in Canada)

 Apex inversion table Consumer Contact:
Impex at 800-999-8899 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at and click on the Information tab on the right side at the top of the page for more information.


This recall involves Apex Inversion Tables. The inversion table enables the user to recline from a seated position into an inverted position. It is intended to relieve stress and other ailments associated with lower back pain and fatigue. The Apex logo is printed on the inversion table’s chair in yellow. Model numbers AX-IVT-85 or IVT-845 are printed on sticker label on the foot of the machine.

Incidents/Injuries: Impex has received one report of a consumer falling backwards and hitting his head on the floor while using the inversion table.

Importer: Impex Inc., of Pomona, Calif.

Distributor: Impex Inc., of Pomona, Calif.

Manufactured in: China