Mac Allister Electric Hedge Trimmer Recall [UK]


UK FlagUK/Basildon:  Mac Allister Electric Hedge Trimmer Recall [UK]B&Q recalls certain batch/lots of Mac Allister 710w Electric Hedge Trimmers due to suspected risk of metal fragment ejection during use and consequential laceration and injury hazards. CTSI: http://ht.ly/GcKV305sGkd

Direct link: http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=317274

Additional information:
The UK Chartered Trading Standards Institute (“CTSI”) reports the following Electric Hedge Trimmers are subject to this recall:

  • Mac Allister 710w Electric Hedge Trimmer, model number MHTP710, sold with a barcode of 5052931430734

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to the CTSI, B&Q has identified a potential risk of injury when using this product because the motor can fail and metal fragments can be ejected through the casing vents at great speed and may injure the operator or those nearby.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Electric Hedge Trimmers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact B&Q on 0300 3034482 for the UK and or 1800 946327 for the ROI from Monday to Friday 8.30 AM to 8.00 PM, Saturday 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM and Sunday 10.00 AM to 4.00 PM.

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