Hazard:
"The utility knife’s blade can slide past the blade support during use, posing a laceration hazard to consumers."
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
December 23, 2009
Recall number:
10-091

Recall Details

Description:
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The utility knife is black or gray and measures about 6 inches long and about 1 ¼ inches wide. The package includes an extra blade. “Tool Bench Utility Knife” is printed on the front of the product’s packaging. “975942,” date code “93” and “UPC 639277759429” are printed on the back of the packaging.

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Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled utility knife and return it to the store where purchased for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

Dollar Tree has received one report of a cut/laceration with the utility knife.

Sold At:

Dollar Tree, Dollar Bill$, Greenbacks and Deal$ stores nationwide from April 2009 through October 2009 for about $1.

Importer(s):
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Greenbrier International Inc., of Chesapeake, Va.

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Manufactured In:
China
Retailer:
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Dollar Tree Stores Inc., of Chesapeake, Va.

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Units:
"About 204,000"