Approximately 560,000 units of potentially defective Black+Decker electric vacuum blower and mulchers in the U.S. are being recalled due to a defect that could cause injuries to intended users, a September 13 article of reported.

According to the recall, if the fan cover suddenly detaches, the appliance may cause laceration injuries to users. The Maryland-based company and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) were notified of four incidents involving the recalled products that resulted in laceration injuries to fingers. Black+Decker will address the problem by repairing the units for free. Individuals who own the recalled blowers were advised to refrain from use and contact Black+Decker for a free repair kit.

In Indiana alone, the attorneys at Hankey Marks & Crider understand that many people have to deal with a great financial loss after sustaining injuries from defective products. However, if this happens to you, we may be able to offer you legal options to help you obtain the compensation you need for recovery. Find out how we can work on your behalf today by calling (317) 634-8565.