Consumer product recall

Workload Men's Safety Shoes recalled due to crush hazard

Starting date:
October 27, 2021
Posting date:
October 27, 2021
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Clothing and Accessories
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-76727

Last updated:
2021-10-27

Summary

  • Product:
    Workload Men's Safety Shoes.
  • Issue:
    The toecaps in the shoes may not meet CSA specification requirements, posing a crush hazard.
  • What to do:
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the nearest Wal-Mart Canada retail location for a refund.

Affected products

Workload Men's Safety Shoes (Style No: 13WULFLO2/WULFLO2)

Product description

This recall involves the Workload Men's Safety Shoes sold in U.S. sizes 7-13. The product contains EVA and rubber outsoles and a mesh/suede upper material, with a rounded toe and lace-up closure. The product displays: CSA number - 723101, style number – 13WULFLO2/WULFLO2 and the UPCs are as follows:

Recalled products:
Style number UPC
13WULFLO2/WULFLO2 62891685716
62891685717
62891685718
62891685719
62891685720
62891685721
62891685722

Hazard identified

The toecaps in the shoes may not meet CSA specification requirements related to impact resistance, posing a crush hazard.

As of October 15, 2021, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

The company reported that 3575 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from March to July 2021.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor

Wal-Mart Canada Corp.

Mississauga

Ontario

CANADA

Manufacturer

Putian Qiming Footwear Co., Ltd.

Fujian

CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the nearest Wal-Mart Canada retail location for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Wal-Mart Canada Corp. Customer Service at 1-800-328-0402, Monday to Sunday, 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. EST.

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 Canadians 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.