Recall date: April 17, 2014
Recall number: 14-148

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Georgia Boot steel-toed work shoes
Hazard:
When compressed, the steel toe cap in the shoes can fail to protect the wearer's feet.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

Rocky Brands Inc. at (866) 245-2159 from 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. ET Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, email at clientservices@lehighoutfitters.com, or online at www.rockybrands.com, www.lehighoutfitters.com or www.lehighsafetyshoes.com, and click on Safety Notice for more 

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 6,800
Description:

When compressed, the steel toe cap in the men's shoe can fail to protect the wearer's feet. Boots have a "Met-Guard" tag at the stitching.

Description:

The recalled shoes are six-inch tall, brown leather, steel-toed shoes with dark brown padding at the ankles sold under the Georgia Boot brand name. On the outward side, the boots have a tag with the words "Met-Guard" at the stitching and the Georgia Boot logo near the heel. A white label on inside of the tongue of the recalled boots have the Georgia Boot logo, the product number "G9075" on the left side, a date code between 01-12 and 10-13 in the MM-YY format on the right side, and the words 'Men's Georgia Metatarsal 6" Brown.' 

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported. 

 
Remedy:

Consumers should stop wearing the recalled shoes immediately and contact Rocky Brands for a free pair of replacement steel-toed shoes in a similar style. 

Sold At:

Lehigh Outfitters stores, traveling ShoeMobiles, online at www.lehighoutfitters.com and www.lehighsafetyshoes.com, and through client websites nationwide from January 2012 to November 2013 for about $150.  

Importer:

Rocky Brands Inc., of Nelsonville, Ohio 

Manufactured In:
China