Red Wing Shoes Recalls Steel Toe Work Boots Due to Impact Hazard

The steel toe cap in the men's boots could fail to protect the wearer’s feet in an impact.

Recall date: December 19, 2013
Recall number: 14-066
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  • One model of recalled Red Wing steel toe boots

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    One model of recalled Red Wing steel toe boots

  • Label inside the boot’s tongue style number date code

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    Label inside the boot’s tongue style number date code

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Steel toe work boots

Hazard:

The steel toe cap in the boots could fail to protect the wearer’s feet in an impact.

Consumer Contact:

Red Wing Shoes at (800) 733-9464 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. CT Saturday, by email at voluntary.recall@redwingshoes.com or online at www.redwingshoes.com and click on Safety Notice for more information.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with

http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2013/37165r-eng.php
Units

About 105,000 pairs in the United States and 9,000 in Canada

Description

This recall involves 45 styles of Red Wing men’s steel toe work boots in sizes 11 to 18 and widths ranging from B to H depending on the size and style. The boots have 6, 8, 10 or 11 inch ankle height and were sold in brown, black and maroon-colored leather.  The following style numbers are included in the recall: 2206, 2211, 2223, 2226, 2230, 2238, 2249, 2254, 2270, 2404, 2405, 2406, 2408, 2412, 2414, 2426, 2491, 3505, 3507, 3508, 3526, 3528, 3568, 4208, 4210, 4273, 4406, 4414, 4425, 4433, 4435, 4436, 4437, 4438, 4445, 4481, 4483, 4484, 4494, 22406, 22408, 52406, 52408, 82406 and 82408. Date codes between 12/12 and 11/13 are included in the recall. The style number, date code and Red Wing Shoes are printed on a label inside the boot’s tongue. For the complete list, see the firm’s website.

Incidents/Injuries

None reported

Remedy

Consumers should stop wearing the recalled boots immediately and return them to a Red Wing store/dealer or contact Red Wing Shoes for a free replacement pair of boots. 

Sold at

Red Wing stores and other shoe stores from December 2012 through November 2013 for between $185 and $340.

Manufacturer

Red Wing Shoe Company Inc., of Red Wing, Minn.

Manufactured in

United States

  • One model of recalled Red Wing steel toe boots

  • Label inside the boot’s tongue style number date code