Craftsman Recalls Defective Table Saws Sold Exclusively at Sears

11 incidents of the table saw collapsing have been reported, including nine reports of injuries to fingers and hands, including broken bones

Craftsman Recalls Defective Table Saws Sold Exclusively at Sears
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March 9, 2017

Craftsman is recalling approximately 46,000 portable table saws. The table saw's stand can collapse unexpectedly, posing laceration and impact injury hazards to the operator.

The recall involves model number 137.415030 Craftsman brand 10-inch table saws. The table saws sit on a black metal foldable stand. 15 AMP 10-inch table saw, Sears Brands Mgt. Corp. and the model and serial numbers are printed on a silver label on the front.

The serial numbers included in this recall begin with the following letters: RSN, RSP, RSQ, RSR, RSS, RST, RSU, RSV, RSW, RSX, RSY, RSZ, RTN, RTP, RTQ, RTR, RTS, RTT, RTU, RTV, RTW, RTX, RTY, RTZ, RUN, RUP, RUQ, RUR, RUS, RUT.

To date the company has received 11 reports of the table saw collapsing, including nine reports of injuries to fingers and hands, including broken bones, lacerations, a shoulder strain, and a partial fingernail amputation.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled table saws and contact Rexon for a free replacement stand.

The affected products were sold at Sears stores nationwide and online from April 2014 through October 2016 for about $200.

Consumers with any additional questions or concerns about this recall can contact Rexon at (866) 934-6360.