Consumer product recall

Ergodyne Squids 3705 Wire Tool Attachment recalled due to injury hazard

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Ergodyne Squids 3705 Wire Tool Attachment
Consumer products - Injury hazard
What to do

Immediately stop using the recalled wire tool attachments product and contact Ergodyne for a refund.

Affected products

This recall involves the Ergodyne Squids 3705 Wire Tool Attachment. The product is used to securely tether tools to prevent them from falling on those below while working at heights. It has a 5 3/4 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. The product was sold in packs of six as well as kits including the product.

The following products are affected:


Item #


3705 (6-pack)



3170 (included in kit)



3183 (included in kit)



3188 (included in kit)



3189 (included in kit)




The product may not be able to meet the labeled weight capacity of three pounds resulting in a risk of injury due to falling tools.

As of December 4, 2023, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada or in the United States.

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Ergodyne Squids 3705 Wire Tool Attachment and contact Ergodyne for a pre-paid shipping label to return 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.

For more information, consumers can contact Ergodyne by telephone at 1-800-522-0520 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or by email at, or online at or at and click on “Product Recalls” at the bottom of the home page for more information.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Ergodyne.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind consumers to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.

Additional information


Number Sold

The company reported that 789 units of the affected products were sold in Canada and approximately 16,570 were sold in the United States.

Time Period Sold

The affected products were sold from September 2018 to July 2023.

Place of Origin

Manufactured in Taiwan

Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Consumer product recall
Consumer products - Tools and accessories


Tenacious Holdings Inc dba Ergodyne

St. Paul, MN

United States


Tung Yi Steel Wire Co., Ltd.

Tung Hsiao, Taiwan

Published by
Health Canada
General public
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