Laceration Injuries Lead to SharkNinja Blender Recall
SharkNinja has recalled over 11 million units (with an addition 9,000 sold in Canada) of the Ninja® BL660 series professional blender due to a laceration hazard.
About the SharkNinja Blender Recall
The product is recalled in order to write up a new manual with further safety information included.
According to recall releases, the product poses laceration risk when consumers pour or tilt pitcher with lid removed and loose stacked blade still inside the pitcher. 53 laceration injuries reported to the Shark Ninja in connection with the recall.
Note: Items do not have to be returned. Consumers can contact SharkNinja toll-free at (877) 593-5140 from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. ET Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday.
Consumers can also visit www.ninjarecall.com in order to download the latest manual for new instructions.
Description of the Recalled SharkNinja Blenders
Information below provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC):
- The recall includes 12 models of the blenders with model numbers starting with: BL 660, BL 663, or BL 665.
- All models have a clear 72 ounce pitcher with a gray/black lid with locking mechanism.
- Model’s motors are between 1,000 to 1,200 watts. Motor base colors include: gray, white, black, cinnamon, and platinum.
- Recalled blenders may have been sold with additional accessories including: dull dough blade assembly, 40 or 64 ounce bowl, or a chopping blade assembly.
- This product was made in China.
- Recalled blenders were sold from March 2012 through September 2015 for about $140 at: Bed Bath & Beyond, Costco, Kohl’s, Macy’s, Target, Walmart and other stores nationwide and online including www.Amazon.com, www.Costco.com, www.Macys.com, www.Target.com,www.Walmart.com and www.ninjakitchen.com.