**** Recall via Health Canada
John Deere Attachment Kits for 60 Inch Brooms recalled due to injury hazard
Attachment Kits for 60 Inch Brooms that were sold without manuals
Common name: Attachment Kits for 60 Inch Brooms that were sold without manuals
Product description: This recall only involves attachment kits that were sold without the operator’s manual. The attachment kits are used to attach John Deere 60 inch brooms to John Deere 1023E, 1025R and 2025R compact utility tractors. The attachment kits are sold as separate items and have BLV10795 printed on the label of the box. PLEASE NOTE: There is no defect with the 60 inch brooms or compact utility tractors. Attachment kits that were sold with the operator’s manual are also not included in this recall.
Hazard identified: Some of the attachment kits are missing the operator’s manual. The operator’s manual describes how to attach and safely operate the 60 inch brooms. Not following the operator’s manual can result in important safety information being missed, posing an injury hazard.
What you should do
Consumers that are missing the broom operator’s manual should immediately stop using the broom and contact an authorized John Deere dealer for an operator’s manual.
For more information, consumers may contact Deere & Company by telephone toll-free at 1-800- 537-8233 Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Consumers can also visit the company’s website.