WASHINGTON, March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Black-Decker-Portable-Table-Saws-Made-by-Rexon-Recalled
Name of Product: Black+Decker portable table saws
Hazard: The table saw stand can collapse unexpectedly, posing laceration and impact injury hazards to the operator.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled table saws and contact Rexon for a free replacement stand.
Consumer Contact: Rexon toll-free at 866-934-6360 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or www.rexon.net and clicking "Safety Information" for more information.
Units: About 400
Description: The recall involves model number JT2504BD Black+Decker brand 10-inch table saws. The table saws sit on a black metal foldable stand. Black+Decker and JT2504BD are printed on the front right side of the table saw.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Sold exclusively at: Walmart stores nationwide and online at Walmart.com from February 2016 through August 2016 for about $190.
Distributor: Walmart, of Bentonville, Arkansas
Manufacturer: Rexon Industrial Corp., Ltd. of Taiwan
Manufactured in: China
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission