Name of product: DeWALT Miter Saws
This recall involves DeWALT Models DWS779, DWS780 and DHS790 Miter Saws.
Hazard: Due to Injury and Laceration Hazards
The miter saw’s rear safety guard can break or detach, posing an injury hazard due to projectiles that can strike the user and bystanders and a laceration hazard to the user who could come into direct contact with the saw blade
Remedy: Stop use & free repair / free repair kit
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled miter saws and contact DeWALT for details on how to receive a free repair kit or to take their saw to a DeWALT service center for a free repair. DeWALT is directly contacting all known purchasers.