Gerber Cohort Foldable Knife Recall [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Gerber Cohort Foldable Knife Recall [US & Canada]Gerber Legendary Blades recalls approximately 161,000 Cohort Foldable Knives due to laceration hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/NEAl2; HCSC: http://ht.ly/NEAtz

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Gerber-Recalls-Cohort-Knives/

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/53487r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the Gerber Cohort Knife is an open frame Folding Clip Knife with either a black or dark gray anodized aluminum handle. The tail end of the handle includes a lanyard hole.

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Gerber Uppercut Fixed Blade Knife Recall [US]

US CPSC RecallUS/Washington: Gerber Legendary Blades recalls some Gerber Uppercut Fixed Blade Knives and Sheath Sets due to laceration hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/nGZYM

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Gerber-Recalls-Uppercut-Knife-and-Sheath-Sets/

Additional information:Gerber Uppercut Knives
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the following Knife Sets are subject to this recall:

  • Gerber Uppercut Fixed Blade Knife and Sheath Set, model numbers as outlined below

According to the CPSC, all Uppercut Knife and Sheath sets include a black nylon Sheath with an engraved Gerber sword and shield logo printed on the front and word “GERBER” engraved on the snap clip on the back. The Sheaths are approximately 2.25-inches long and 1.25-inches wide at the top, tapering down to 0.5-inch at the base. The recalled Knife was sold with the Sheath is a T-handled style Knife with an overall length of 4-inches and a 2-inch double-edged blade that snaps into the molded sheath.

The Knife has a laser-marked white sword and shield logo on the front and a white alphanumeric code on the back tang of the knife. The Gerber Uppercut Sets that were sold in a box have a model number of “30-000650” printed on the box; Knife Sets sold in blister pack packaging have a model number of “31-001727” printed on the packaging.

The ACCC reports the Sheaths of the recalled Uppercut Knives do not hold the Knife securely, allowing the Knife to come out of the Sheath unexpectedly, posing a laceration hazard to the user or those nearby.

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CPSC recall number: 13-257
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2359
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