22,000 Miter Saws Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard


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Yesterday, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) issued a recall of over 22,000 Robert Bosch miter saws. There is a risk that the lower guard can break  and then come into contact with the blade. This poses a laceration hazard to users and bystanders.

The saws involved in the recall are the SkilSaw® 10-inch compound miter saws and were sold at Lowe’s stores earlier this year.

For more information, read the CPSC’s miter saw recall notice here.

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Published: July 11, 2012