Kuraidori slice and dice garlic press recalled due to laceration hazard

Starting date:
November 16, 2020
Posting date:
November 16, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Laceration Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-74321

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Kuraidori slice and dice garlic press
  • Issue: The garlic press blades can break during use, posing a laceration hazard to users.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the place of purchase for full refund or store credit.

Affected products

Kuraidori slice and dice garlic press

Product description

This recall involves Kuraidori slice and dice garlic press with removable slicing and dicing grates. The product is available in assorted colours and can be identified by the UPC: 822733095692 and model: 4125-884.

Hazard identified

The garlic press blades can break during use, posing a laceration hazard to users.

As of November 4, 2020, the company has received 1 report of incident in Canada. No injuries have been reported.

Number sold

The company reported that 64,963 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The company reported that 64,963 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Distributor
Home Hardware Stores Ltd.
St. Jacobs
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
Ningbo Shindak Import & Export
Ningbo
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the place of purchase for full refund or store credit.

For more information, consumers may contact Home Hardware at 1-519-664-2252 (ext. 6609) between 8:30am and 4:30pm EST, Monday to Friday or via email.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other
international consumer product recalls.