DeWalt multifunction utility bar tools recalled

Posted: 4:57 AM, Sep 30, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-30 05:02:09-04

(LEX 18) — The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced a recall of a brand of utility bar tools that could break.

The recall covers 145,000 DeWalt brand multifunction utility bars. Details and model number can be found here .

According to the U.S. agency, the bars could break while being used for prying, causing a potential injury hazard to the users.

The 40-inch bars were sold online and at hardware stores nationwide from December 2015 through March of 2019. They cost $30 to $40.

The agency says consumers should immediately stop using the bars and contact DeWalt for a gift card worth the purchase price.