Makita Australia Pty Ltd — 185mm Dustless Circular Saw model 5057KB
What are the defects?
When cutting at a 45 degrees angle, the blade cover does not open fully. If it is forced open by the operator the blade cover may become stuck and expose the spinning blade.
What are the hazards?
An exposed blade during use poses a serious injury risk.
What should consumers do?
- 1 June 2015 - 16 September 2016
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Electrical Safety Office (QLD) is the responsible regulator for this recall.