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2021.07.23 Recall: Chain Disc for Angle Grinder

The following notice has been issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards.

2Pcs 4 Inch Grinder Chain Disc 22mm Arbor 22 Tooth Wood Carving Disc For 100/115mm Angle Grinder

Chain Disc 

Alert number
2103-0278

Product type
Machinery ? Angle Grinder Chainsaw Disc

Product identifiers
EAN 0869692691954

Product description
4 Inch Grinder Chain Disc 22mm Arbor 22 Tooth Wood Carving Disc For
Angle Grinder

Country of origin
Unknown

Counterfeit
No

Risk level
Serious

Risk type
Injuries

Risk description
These products present a risk of serious injury or fatality as the attachments are not designed to be used together and are likely to cause loss of control which could result in serious injury or even fatality. Reports have been received of injuries arising from kickback caused by the chainsaw gripping the cutting surface and forcing the angle grinder to sharply turn or jump out of the hand of the operator. These grinder chain discs do not comply with the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-safety-alert-issued-for-angle-grinder-chainsaw-disc-attachment  

Corrective measures
N/A

Online marketplace
OnBuy - The online marketplace has removed the product listing

Notifier
Local authority trading standards

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