Country Home DR Walk Behind Leaf Blower Recall [US]


Country Home DR Walk Behind Leaf Blower Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Country Home Products Inc., doing business as DR Power Equipment, a South Burlington, Vermont establishment, recalls an estimated 100 Country Home Products branded DR Walk Behind Leaf Blowers from the American marketplace due to suspected component detachment and consequential risk of high-speed debris ejection, concussion, eye injury, bone fracture, laceration and property damage, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/GlWS30qm3vG

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Country-Home-Products-Recalls-DR-Walk-Behind-Leaf-Blowers-Due-to-Projectile-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves DR Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, including DR PREMIER 1200, DR PRO 2000 and DR PRO 2000SP, as follows:

The recalled products are three-wheeled walk behind Leaf Blowers with an orange circular metal face with a black center with “DR” printed on the front. The model number is printed on the front left side of the main impeller housing and on the serial number label located on the back right side of the main impeller housing:

  • DR PREMIER 1200 Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, sold with model number of WB13010DMN
  • DR PRO 2000 Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, sold with model number of WB15020DMN
  • DR PRO 2000 Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, sold with model number of WB15020DEN
  • DR PRO 2000SP Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, sold with model number of WB17020DEN

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Walk Behind Leaf Blowers products can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the blades inside the recalled Leaf Blowers can break off and discharge from the unit, posing a high-speed projectile hazard to the device operator or to those nearby.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled DR Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact the firm for instructions to receive a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat poisonings.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact DR Power Equipment Customer Service toll-free at 1-800-687-6575 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at http://www.drpower.com and click on the “Product Recalls” link or by completing a Web-based e-mail page at https://www.drpower.com/pages/content/customer-support/contact.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Country Home Products branded DR Walk Behind Leaf Blowers, please search for “leaf blowers” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Eye Injury hazards, please search for “eye” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Laceration hazards, please search for “laceration” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Concussion hazards, please search for “concussion” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Bone Fracture hazards, please search for “fracture” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Country Home Products Inc, please search for “Country Home” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold under the DR Power Equipment brand, please search for “DR Power” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 20-070
Recalls Direct RIN: 12744-2020
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