Edsal Manufacturing Recalls Steel Shelving Units Due to Potential Safety Risk

Edsal Manufacturing Company of Chicago, Ill., recalled approximately 2.2 million Muscle Rack Heavy Duty Steel Shelving Units due to potential safety risk.

The shelves can fail to support the 800-pound weight load as stated on the packaging, increasing the risk of injury to the consumer.

The firm has received seven reports of shelves bending or breaking due to heavy items placed on shelves, including a customer who has suffered a broken toe after items fell when the shelving unit broke.

This recall involves Edsal 5-Tier Muscle Rack Heavy Duty Steel Shelving Units used to store heavy items.

The units have gray or black-colored steel frames and five plywood shelves.

The recalled units include the following model numbers:

  • CR3618
  • CR3618-BLK
  • CR4824
  • CR4824-BLK.

The shelving units were manufactured in the U.S. and were sold online at Amazon.com, Staples.com, Walmart.com.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shelving units and contact Edsal Manufacturing to be able to receive a full refund.


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