Stihl Chainsaw & Concrete Cutter Recall [Australia]

Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Stihl Chainsaw and Concrete Cutter Recall [Australia]Stihl Pty Ltd. recalls certain MS 461 and MS 461-R Chainsaws and GS 461 Concrete Cutters due to suspected fuel suction hose malfunction and consequential risk of fuel leakage and fire, both serious health and safety hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/I9f5309UR1h

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/stihl-pty-ltd-ms-461-and-ms-461-r-chainsaws-and-gs-461-concrete-cutter

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Chainsaws and Concrete Cutters are subject to this recall:

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STIHL Gas-Powered Chain Saw Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: STIHL Gas-Powered Chain Saw Recall [US]STIHL recalls an estimated 100,000 STIHL branded Gas-Powered Chain Saws due to fire and burn hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/8DV5309j2T7

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/STIHL-Recalls-Chain-Saws

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain STIHL MS 461 Gas-Powered Chain Saws, and the MS 461 R Chain Saw with a wrap handle.

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STIHL Battery-Powered Hedge Trimmer Recall [US & Canada]

Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: STIHL Battery-Powered Hedge Trimmer Recall [US & Canada]STIHL recalls approximately 9,000 Battery-Powered Hedge Trimmers due to laceration contamination, a serious health and safety hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/nWY6302ujcG; HCSC: http://ht.ly/TRj4302ujlo

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/STIHL-Recalls-Battery-Powered-Hedge-Trimmers/

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/58742r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves STIHL model HSA 65 battery-powered hedge trimmers.

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STIHL brand Cordless Hedge Trimmer Recall [UK]

UK FlagUK/Basildon: STIHL Cordless Hedge Trimmer Recall [UK]STIHL recalls certain batch/lots of HSA 65 and HAS 85 Cordless Hedge Trimmers due to possible electronic malfunction and consequential unexpected start, incomplete stop and injury hazards. CTSI: http://ht.ly/riS0302l18B

Direct link: http://www.tradingstandards.uk/advice/advice-recall-item.cfm?id=316443

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

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STIHL Landscaping Tool Recall [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: STIHL Landscaping Tool Recall  [US & Canada]STIHL recalls approximately 156,000 Landscaping Tools including Edgers, Trimmer/Brushcutters, Pole Pruners and KombiMotors due to fire hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/W9dnx; HCSC: http://ht.ly/W9dG8

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Stihl-Recalls-Edgers-Trimmer-Brushcutters-Pole-Pruners-and-KombiMotors/

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/55804r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves STIHL Edgers with model number FC 56 C, Trimmer/Brushcutters with model numbers FS 40 C, FS 50 C, FS 56 C and FS 56 RC, Pole Pruners with model number HT 56 C and KombiMotors with model number KM 56 RC.

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