Kobalt Cordless Electric Pole Saw Recall [US & Canada]

Kobalt Cordless Electric Pole Saw Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Hongkong Sun Rise Trading Ltd., a Shanghai, China establishment, recalls an estimated total 106,520 Kobalt branded Cordless Electric Pole Saws sold exclusively at Lowe’s Stores (approximately 106,400 in the US and approximately 120 in Canada) from the American and Canadian marketplaces due to the reported failure of the power switch to halt the device’s cutting blades and consequential risks of laceration, amputation, bone fracture and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/3QmI30rdEiZ; HCSC: http://ht.ly/32jl30rdEjh

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2020/Kobalt-Cordless-Electric-Pole-Saws-Sold-Exclusively-at-Lowes-Stores-Recalled-Due-to-Laceration-Hazard-Distributed-by-Hongkong-Sun-Rise-Trading

Direct Canada link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73723r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Kobalt branded 40-volt Lithium Ion 8-Inch Cordless Electric Pole Saws manufactured from January 2017 through February 2019, as follows:

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