Direct Distributors Recalls Angle Grinders Due to Risk of Laceration

This recall involves 4-inch air angle grinders with model number 20687. The model number is printed on the packaging. The grinders have a blue handle and some models have the ASC logo on the top. 

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The spring-loaded safety switch can fail and allow the grinder to turn on even with the safety switch locked in place, posing a finger, hand or other laceration risk.
  • Remedy
  • Incidents
    The firm has received one report of the safety spring failing, resulting in a finger laceration.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled angle grinder and return it to Direct Distributors or any Agri Supply Company location for a full refund.
  • Sold At
    Agri Supply stores in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia and online at from January 2015 to April 2016 for about $40.
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