Husky Vertical Bike Hooks Recalled by Waterloo Industries Due to Risk of Injury; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

The Husky Securelock vertical bike hook can unexpectedly detach and allow the bike to fall. This poses a risk of injury to bystanders.

Recall date: April 15, 2015
Recall number: 15-110
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  • Bike Hook Installed on Husky® Securelock™ Trackwall

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    Bike Hook Installed on Husky® Securelock™ Trackwall

  • Bike Hanging from Hook on Husky® Securelock™ Trackwall

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    Bike Hanging from Hook on Husky® Securelock™ Trackwall

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Husky® Securelock™ Vertical Bike Hooks

Hazard:

The mounted bike hooks can unexpectedly detach, allowing the bike to fall. This poses a risk of injury to bystanders.

Consumer Contact:

Waterloo Industries at (800) 833-8851 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.homedepot.com and click on “product recalls” for more information.

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Recall Details

In conjunction with

Units

About 105,000 in the U.S. and 15,000 in Canada

Description

This recall involves Husky® Securelockvertical bike hooks used with a Husky Trackwall garage storage system. The 3 by 3.5 inch black metal plate is mounted to the grooves in the Trackwall and the bike’s tire is attached to a hook protruding from the plate. There are no markings on the hook. The Trackwall has “Husky” printed on the lower left corner. The hook holds up to a 35 pound bike.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received 22 reports of the bike hooks falling from the mounted Trackwall, including 12 reports of property damage to bicycles and/or nearby vehicles. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled hooks and return them to the nearest Home Depot store for a full refund.

Sold exclusively at

Home Depot stores nationwide from April 2011 to March 2015 for about $9.

Distributor(s)

Waterloo Industries Inc., of Waterloo, Iowa

Manufactured in

China

  • Bike Hook Installed on Husky® Securelock™ Trackwall

  • Bike Hanging from Hook on Husky® Securelock™ Trackwall