Information bite 224: Angle Grinder Chainsaw Disc Safety Alert

A safety alert by the Office for Product Safety and Standards calls for a chainsaw disc attachment that has been incorrectly sold to use with angle grinders to be recalled.

The safety regulator states that these chainsaw disc attachments are not designed to be used with angle grinders, and can result in serious, or even fatal injuries.

If any consumers have purchased these disc attachments with intent to use with an angle grinder, they should stop using them immediately, and contact the seller.

Any businesses that are selling chainsaw disc attachments for use with angle grinders should remove them from the market immediately.

For more information you can access the product safety poster here

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