All posts tagged "recall"
Recall: Craftsman Portable Table Saws
Craftsman Portable Table Saws Made by Rexon Recalled Due to Laceration and Impact Injury Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Sears Name of product: Craftsman portable table saws Hazard: The table saw’s stand can collapse unexpectedly, posing laceration and...
- Posted March 23, 2017
Makita Recalls Circular Saws Due to Laceration Hazard
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), in cooperation with Makita U.S.A., has announced the recall of 5057KB dust-collecting circular saws because The lower blade guard can malfunction and expose the blade, posing a laceration hazard and...
- Posted November 5, 2016
Gleason Recalls Hand Trucks Due to Laceration and Injury Hazards
Name of product: Hand trucks Hazard: The wheel’s plastic rims can break when overinflated, posing a laceration or injury hazard. Description: This recall involves Milwaukee-branded hand trucks with model numbers 40615 and 60610. The recalled nylon hand trucks...
- Posted October 11, 2016
Rheem Recalls to Repair Water Heaters
Recall Due to Fire and Burn Hazards; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot Name of product:Rheem electric water heaters Hazard: The control panel on the water heaters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Description This recall involves...
- Posted June 1, 2016
Digital Clamp Meters Recalled by Klein Tools Due to Shock and Burn Hazards
Recall Summary Name of product: Digital clamp meters Hazard: The meters can fail to give an accurate voltage reading, resulting in the operator falsely believing the electrical power is off, posing shock, electrocution and burn hazards. Description...
- Posted May 22, 2016
John Deere Lawn Mower Recall
John Deere Recalls Zero Turn Lawn Mowers Due to Risk of Fire, Serious Injury or Death (Recall Alert) Name of product: John Deere zero-turn lawn mowers Hazard: A fuel hose could have been cut during manufacturing, allowing...
- Posted January 13, 2016
Show Notes: Holiday Tips and LED Bulbs
If you need a few great stocking stuffers or small gifts, we have ideas for you. Tips on setting up your tree, a cleaning tip and more this week. Thank to our friends at GE for sending...
- Posted December 5, 2015
Show Notes: Fall Home Fix-ups and More
Sloped floors, PURPLE high-performance drywall, and more. This is the first official week of fall home fix-ups. If your home needs some attention before winter weather arrives, join James and Morris for all you need to know. ...
- Posted September 12, 2015
Government Product Recalls: LED Tubes and Rotary Tool
Osram Sylvania Recalls T8 LED Tubes Due to Burn Hazard About 46,300 in the U.S. (an additional 8,700 sold in Canada) This recall involves SubstiTUBE IS T8 LED lamps. The recalled lamps are white, cylindrical in shape...
- Posted September 9, 2015
Before hitting the road (and throttle), you better check your make and model! Road Runner cartoons debuted in 1966, with a clever bird avoiding highway danger by outwitting Wile E. Coyote. But when you’re out and about...
- Posted January 3, 2014