Risk that the electric motor can fail, possibly resulting in potential injury to user due to fragments being ejected from the appliance.
Mac Allister 710w electric hedge trimmer sold at B&Q stores between January 2015 and September 2016 - see image.
What To Do
If you believe you have an affected product you should stop using it immediately and return it to your nearest store for a refund.
B&Q can be contacted on their helpline:
Helpline is open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.00pm, Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm and Sunday 10.00am to 4.00pm
For more information please see the B&Q website at:
Electrical Safety First recommends that anyone who discovers they have an electrical item that has been recalled should stop using it until it has been checked by the manufacturer.
Mac Allister 710w Electric Hedge Trimmer MHTP710
|Recall date||21 Sep 2016|
|Categories||Gardening & DIY|
|Brands||B&Q, Mac Allister|