Recalled Product Name/Brand/ID

Ergodyne Squids 3705 Wire Tool Attachments – Screw Gate Tool Tail

Recall Product Images

Recalled Ergodyne Squids 3705 with Model Number

Potential Risks or Issues

The wire tool attachment can break when dropped while tethered to a tool exceeding two pounds, posing an injury hazard to bystanders.

Has Anyone Been Injured?

None reported.

About the Recall

This recall involves the Squids 3705 Wire Tool Attachments – Screw Gate Tool Tail. The product is used to securely tether tools to prevent them from falling on those below while working at heights. It has a 5 ½-inch-long orange wire loop with a black and green tag. “Ergodyne” and “Model 3705” are printed on the black front tag. The back of the tag is green. They were sold in packs of six or sold as part of kits numbered 3170, 3183, 3188, and 3189. This recall only applies to model number 3705.

Where to Find Unique Identification of this Product

The unique identification of this product can be found on the black front tag, which includes the “Ergodyne” and “Model 3705” markings.

How Many Units Are Affected?

About 16,570 units are affected by this recall. Additionally, approximately 790 units were sold in Canada.

Affected Batch/Date Range

N/A

Who is the Distributor(s)?

Tenacious Holdings Inc., dba Ergodyne, of St. Paul, Minnesota

Places Where Recalled Product was Sold

Industrial and safety product distributors nationwide and online at https://www.ergodyne.com/ and other online marketplaces including Amazon.com from September 2018 through July 2023 for about $20 (pack of six) or up to about $400 (when sold as part of the kits).

Where was This Manufactured?

Taiwan

Actions for Consumers

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled wire tool attachment and contact Ergodyne for a prepaid shipping label to return the product and receive a $4 refund per wire tool (up to $24 per six pack) in the form of a credit towards another Ergodyne product. Ergodyne is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Remedy Process

Consumers should contact Ergodyne for a prepaid shipping label to return the recalled wire tool attachment. Once returned, consumers will receive a $4 refund per wire tool (up to $24 per six pack) in the form of a credit towards another Ergodyne product.

Additional Information

For more information about this recall, consumers can contact Ergodyne at 800-522-0520 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or email at returns@ergodyne.com. Additional information can also be found online at https://www.ergodyne.com/product-recalls or at www.ergodyne.com by clicking on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the home page.

Regulatory Compliance

N/A

How Can I Protect Myself From Falling Victim?

  • Stop using the recalled wire tool attachment.
  • Contact Ergodyne for a prepaid shipping label to return the product.
  • Follow the remedy process to receive a refund or credit towards another Ergodyne product.

Final Thought

It is important for consumers to be aware of product recalls in order to protect themselves and others from potential hazards. By following the recommended actions and contacting the manufacturer, consumers can ensure their safety and receive appropriate remedies for the recalled product.