Jackfield - Distribution Eugène Gagnon Inc. recalls Jackfield work boots

Starting date:
December 4, 2017
Posting date:
December 4, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-65308

Affected products

Jackfield polyurethane work boots, model number 60-706

Product description

This recall involves white or green Jackfield brand polyurethane work boots. The boots can be identified by model number 60-706, lot B.1. The products bear CSA tag #49964.

Hazard identified

The work boots bear an unauthorized CSA tag. The CSA group has not certified the boots. The products may not meet CSA standards and therefore may not protect from foot injuries as a result of perforation, electrostatic charges, or a blow from a heavy object, for example.

As of November 24, 2017, the company has received no reports or injuries related to the use of this product in Canada.

Number sold

Approximately 723 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from May to August, 2017.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Tianjin Bitland Footwear Co., Ltd.
Wuqing District
Tianjin
CHINA
Importer
Jackfield - Distribution Eugène Gagnon Inc.
Sainte-Marie
Quebec
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should stop using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a refund.

For more information, consumers can contact Jackfield - Distribution Eugène Gagnon Inc. by phone at 418-387-2647, Monday to Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (EST).

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.