Mine Safety Appliances Company LLC recalls MSA Nuevo Wrap Safety Glasses

Starting date:
June 19, 2018
Posting date:
June 19, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Clothing and Accessories, Specialized Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-67050

Affected products

MSA Nuevo Wrap Safety Glasses

Product description

This recall involves MSA Nuevo Wrap Protective Eyewear sold as MSA part number 10106385. These safety glasses are wide, wrap-style with gray lenses, black frame and gray rubber pads for the nose and along the bottom of the arm stems. A MSA logo can be found printed on the right hand arm stem.

Hazard identified

Testing by the CSA Group has shown that glasses distributed between October 2017 and April 2018 do not comply with the side impact requirements of the safety standard for eye and face protectors. The affected safety glasses may not provide adequate protection against side impact, posing a risk of eye injury.

As of June 13, 2018, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 3,851 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The products were sold by safety supply distributors in Canada from October 17, 2017 to April 16, 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Distributor
Mine Safety Appliances Company LLC
Cranberry Township
Pennsylvania
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and contact the company for a replacement.

For more information, consumers may contact Mine Safety Appliances Company LLC by calling 1-866-672-0005 for service in English or 1-800-672-2222 for service in French Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST or by email.

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.