Chainsaw

Recall published
2017-09-11
Brand
  • Wendali
Product title
Chainsaw
Gasoline Chain saw
Product description
2 handle petrol chainsaw, used for cutting wood.
Risk
The mechanical strength of the chainsaw is insufficient: the front hand guard and front handle can easily deform or break. Moreover the automatic chain brake and the brake stopping system are inadequate. As a consequence, the user might get in contact with the moving chain, suffering injuries. The product does not comply with the requirements of the Machinery Directive and the relevant European standard EN 11681-1.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Destruction of the product (By: Distributor)
Batch number / barcode
Unknown
Model number
Models: 5800 and 5800a
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
A12/1256/17
Category
Tool Storage / Workshop Aids
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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