Attwood Recalls Kayak and Watersports Storage Hanger Due to Injury Hazard

The adjustment buckles can release unexpectedly, causing the stored item to fall and injure people nearby.

Recall date: August 20, 2014
Recall number: 14-259
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Kayak and Watersports Storage Hanger

Hazard:

The length adjustment buckles release unexpectedly, causing the item being stored to fall and injure people nearby

Consumer Contact:

Contact Attwood Corporation toll-free at (844) 808-5704 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.attwoodmarine.com and click on the “Product Recall” tab under the Resources section at the bottom of the home page and select “Kayak & Watersports Storage Hanger Recall” for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

10,000

Description

This recall involves kayak and watersports storage hangers sold as a pair of blue and black fabric straps that measure approximately 1 inch wide and 84 inches long when unbuckled. The straps include a plastic snap buckle to adjust the length and a plastic-coated steel S-hook attachment for hanging. Model number 11917-6 is located on the back of the retail package near the barcode.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled storage hangers and return them to Attwood or the store where the item was purchased for a full refund or replacement.

Sold at

Walmart, Mills Farm Fleet stores, marine dealers nationwide and online at Walmart.com from January 2014 to July 2014 for about $15.

Importer/Distributor

Attwood Corporation of Lowell, Mich.

Manufactured in

China

  • Kayak and Watersports Storage Hanger Fabric Straps