The Pampered Chef Recalls Garlic Slicers Due to Laceration Hazard

The blade on the garlic slicers can detach during use. Pampered Chef has received 23 reports of blades that have dislodged.

Recall date: Tháng Ba 07, 2013
Recall number: 13-132
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Garlic Slicers

Hazard:

A blade on the garlic slicer can unexpectedly dislodge during use, posing a laceration hazard to the consumer.

Consumer Contact:

The Pampered Chef at productalert@pamperedchef.com or tollfree  at (877) 917-2433 anytime. To speak with an operator, consumers can call between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. CT Saturday. Consumers can also visit the company’s website at www.pamperedchef.com and click on the “Product Alert” tab for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 286,000

Description

This recall involves The Pampered Chef garlic slicers sold individually and with a garlic peeler. The garlic slicers were sold under product numbers 1113 (individual) and 2578 (set). The two-piece white plastic, tube shaped slicer measures 2 ¼ inches by 3 ½ inches and has two blades on the end. “The Pampered Chef” is engraved on the top cover.

Incidents/Injuries

The Pampered Chef has received 23 reports of blades detaching during use including one report of a consumer who cut her finger.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled garlic slicers and contact The Pampered Chef for a replacement product.

Sold at

The Pampered Chef independent consultants nationwide and online at www.pamperedchef.com from January 2009 through July 2011 for about $14 for the individual garlic slicer and $20 for the set.

Distributor

The Pampered Chef, of Addison, Ill.

Importer

Leifheit International USA, Inc. of Melville, New York

Manufactured in

China

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