Wednesday, 23 January, 2019

1M chainsaws recalled because they may not turn off

1M chainsaws recalled because they may not turn off 1M chainsaws recalled because they may not turn off
Julia Gonzales | 17 May, 2018, 01:52

The brand names include Portland, One Stop Gardens, and Chicago Electric 14 inch electric chainsaws.

Over a million chainsaws have been recalled after they failed to turn off after being powered up, causing numerous injuries.

The manufacturer has gotten 15 reports of malfunctioning chainsaws.

This has resulted in three laceration injuries, according to officials.

Two models of 14-inch chainsaws are involved in the recall.

The Portland and One Stop Gardens brand chainsaws have a green-and-black color scheme and "Portland" printed on the blades.

Diego Maradona will continue his career in Belarus
Maradona, who most recently managed UAE second-division side Fujairah, will be taking over football operations. With him in charge the Brest-based team won the Super Cup and qualified for the final of Belarus' Cup.

The Chicago Electric chainsaw is red and black, with "Chicago Electric" printed on the handle.

The recall covers model Nos.

For all three brands, the model numbers affected are 67255 and 61592.

The recall impacts about about 1,020,000 chainsaws sold at Harbor Freight Tools stores nationwide and online at www.harborfreight.com from May 2009 through February 2018 for about $50.

Over a million chainsaws sold at Harbor Freight Tools stores across the US have been recalled, because they may not turn off.

The recall notice says replacement chainsaws have been available since May 1, but the Harbor Freight website says they won't be available until Monday, May 21.

Recommended

Four Virginia Tech teams receive NCAA Public Recognition Award Four Virginia Tech teams receive NCAA Public Recognition Award UTSA now has received 11 Public Recognition Awards in the 13-year history of the program, including seven in the last two years. The Arkansas Gymnastics program was honored with an NCAA Public Recognition Award for the fourth time.

Justify Draws 7th Position For Preakness Justify Draws 7th Position For Preakness With or without that issue, the 2018 Preakness Stakes is "no gimme" for Justify , trainer Bob Baffert told Horse Racing Nation . Wednesday, will be joined in the field by Good Magic, Quip, Diamond King, Bravazo, Sporting Chance, Tenfold and Lone Sailor.

NAFTA Deal Won't Be Reached By Informal Deadline, According to Mexico NAFTA Deal Won't Be Reached By Informal Deadline, According to Mexico Reaching an updated NAFTA deal before Thursday's deadline is looking unlikely, Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo said today. Mexico and Canada have been spared so far, although the latest exemption for them will run out at the end of May.

25-Year-Old Texan Posed as High Schooler to Play Basketball 25-Year-Old Texan Posed as High Schooler to Play Basketball Gilstrap-Portley, who has since posted bond, allegedly dated a 14-year-old classmate during his time at Hillcrest High School. Gilstrap-Portley may have scammed his way in with just immunization and physical records, a district rep says.

Google Reverts Chrome Desktop In Wake Of Developer Uproar Google Reverts Chrome Desktop In Wake Of Developer Uproar But the browser maker says it plans to reimplement the feature in October, a move that has failed to satisfy many Web-based developers.

Nobody Can Dad-Dance Quite Like John Travolta Nobody Can Dad-Dance Quite Like John Travolta After accepting his award, Travolta celebrated at a party hosted by Variety where the Queens rapper was performing. John Travolta is enlisting the help of a legit former gangster to promote his new " Gotti " film.

Merkel: It is not right cancelling "nuclear deal" with Iran now Merkel: It is not right cancelling Mogherini says "there was awareness of the urgency" and the four ministers agreed to find some solutions within weeks. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the country is committed to fulfilling its global responsibilities.

Neymar 'scared' ahead of World Cup return Neymar 'scared' ahead of World Cup return Brazil forward, Neymar Jr, has admitted he is scared of the 2018 World Cup because of the pressure on him and his team-mates. The world's most expensive player was injured on February 25 playing for PSG against Marseille in the French league.

Do you hear what I hear? Yanny vs Laurel Do you hear what I hear? Yanny vs Laurel The audio clip bends the question to what is heard, rather than what is seen, and people are fired up about it. Others are paying attention to the high frequency tones, so they hear "Yanny".

Kim Kardashian Slammed For "Promoting Eating Disorders" By Endorsing Appetite Suppressant Kim Kardashian Slammed For This issue hits home for Jamil, who' started the " I Weigh " campaign on Instagram to tackle unhealthy obsessions with body image. But regardless, let this be a lesson: the Kim K stamp of approval doesn't necessarily indicate the healthiest option.

Alexa gains eight new voices - but they're for developers for now Alexa gains eight new voices - but they're for developers for now The online retail giant said Wednesday that developers can now apply to test the voices, which were built to sound like U.S. Skills that drive high customer engagement can also lead to a payday for developers through Alexa Developer Rewards .

Michigan State settles with Larry Nassar victims for $500 million Michigan State settles with Larry Nassar victims for $500 million MSU offiicals said the school will pay the settlement from its budgets and then sue insurance companies to recoup the costs. The school ultimately sided with Nassar, concluding that his "pelvic floor" treatments were medically appropriate.

Chinese OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T Get Updated To Android 8.1 Oreo Chinese OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T Get Updated To Android 8.1 Oreo The user interface is getting a face-lift, the timing will be more accurate, and there are some other general fixes for bugs. With the new update, OnePlus Switch will now explain the user the logic behind the time remaining for the transfer of data.

TI Arrested for Drunkenly Trying to Enter His Home, As One Does TI Arrested for Drunkenly Trying to Enter His Home, As One Does The artist tells us the security guard involved in the argument is black, which added to the frustration of the situation. According to officials, the unidentified friend had an outstanding warrant and was placed under arrest.

Pochettino in line to replace Antonio Conte Pochettino in line to replace Antonio Conte The Blues are widely expected to part ways with Conte in the aftermath of Saturday's FA Cup Final against Jose Mourinho's Man Utd. I think the style of play is something that suits me and the players we have.