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Shadescapes Recalls Pool and Patio Umbrellas Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert)

  • Recalled Umbrosa Evolution umbrella
  • Recalled Umbrosa Evolution umbrella
Name of Product:
Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas
Hazard:

The umbrella arm can break while in use, posing an injury hazard.

Remedy:
Replace
Recall Date:
October 25, 2018
Units:
About 200
Consumer Contact

ShadeScapes toll-free at 888-770-7157 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at http://shadescapesamericas.com/products/umbrosa-evolution/ and click on “Important Safety Information” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas with the Evolution flexible arm/holder. The recalled umbrellas were sold in a variety of colors. “Umbrosa” is printed on the arm/holder.​

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled umbrellas and contact ShadeScapes to receive a free replacement umbrella arm/holder. ShadeScapes is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

ShadeScapes has received 21 reports of the umbrellas breaking. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At

ShadeScapes showroom in Hotchkiss, Colorado and through ShadeScapes dealers and other design professionals from March 2016 through June 2018 for between $1,800 and $7,600.

Manufacturer(s):

Umbrosa, of Belgium

Manufactured In:
Belgium
Importer(s):

 ShadeScapes Americas, of Hotchkiss, Colo.

Distributor(s):

ShadeScapes Americas, of Hotchkiss, Colo.

Recall number:
19-708
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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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