Hazard: The head of the sledgehammers can loosen prematurely and detach unexpectedly during use, posing an impact injury hazard to the user.
Description: This recall involves DEWALT® Fiberglass Sledgehammers with model numbers listed below. The recalled sledgehammers weigh between 2 and 12 pounds and range between 14” and 36” in length and are yellow and black. The model numbers are marked on the hammer head.
2 lb Fiberglass Drilling Hammer
3 lb Fiberglass Drilling Hammer
2-1/2 lb Fiberglass Engineering Hammer
2-1/2 lb Fiberglass Blacksmith Hammer
4 lb Fiberglass Blacksmith Hammer
4lb Fiberglass Engineering Hammer
4 lb Drilling Sledgehammer - Hollow Handle
4 lb BS Sledgehammer - Hollow Handle
4 lb ENG Sledgehammer - Hollow Handle
6 lb Sledgehammer - Hollow Handle
10 lb Sledge 36"Hammer - Hollow Handle
12 lb Sledgehammer - Hollow Handle
If you own any of the affected units STOP USING IT IMMEDIATELY and follow these instructions to obtain a refund check:
- Write “RECALLED” on your sledgehammer handle with a permanent marker and put a note next to it where your email address and date of the request are visible. Take a picture and upload it using the form enabled below.
- Stop using immediately and dispose of it in the trash after you have received our email confirming that the refund has been processed, approximately 3 days after submitting the request.
- Once your request has been reviewed, we will send you a refund check within the next 4 to 6 weeks.
- If you have questions, you can call Stanley Black & Decker toll-free at 855-418-3032 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
Note: This is part of a larger sledgehammer recall by Stanley Black & Decker that also includes CRAFTSMAN® and Stanley FATMAX® sledgehammers. For information on those other affected products, visit http://stanleyblackanddecker.com/sledgehammerrecall
If you are located in Canada, please visit https://www.dewalt.ca/support/safety-notices-and-recalls/fiberglass-sledgehammer-recall