Edsal 5-Tier Muscle Rack Heavy Steel Shelving Units recalled due to Injury Hazard

Starting date:
February 26, 2021
Posting date:
February 26, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-75055

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Edsal 5- Tier Muscle Rack Heavy Steel Shelving Units.
  • Issue: The shelves can fail to support the 800-pound weight load as stated on the packaging, posing an injury hazard to the consumer.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shelving units and contact Edsal Manufacturing to receive a full refund.

Affected products

Edsal 5- Tier Muscle Rack Heavy Steel Shelving Units

Product description

This recall involves Edsal 5-Tier Muscle Rack Heavy Duty Steel Shelving Units used to store heavy items. The units have gray or black-colored steel frames and five plywood shelves. 

The recalled units include the following model numbers:
Shelving dimensions Model numbers

72 in / 182.88 cm height,

18 in / 45.72 cm deep and

36 in /  91.44 cm wide

CR3618

CR3618-BLK

72 in / 182.88 cm height,

24 in / 60.96 cm deep and

48 in / 121.92 cm wide

CR4824

CR4824-BLK

 

Hazard identified

The shelves can fail to support the 800-pound weight load as stated on the packaging, posing an injury hazard to the consumer.

As of February 22, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

The company reported that 5,667 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from July, 2015 to August, 2020.

Place of origin

Manufactured in the United States

Companies

Manufacturer
Edsal Manufacturing Company
Chicago
Illinois
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shelving units and contact Edsal Manufacturing to receive a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Edsal Manufacturing toll-free at 1-833-232-5287 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online and click on "Talk to us" chat button for more information.

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.