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Attwood Recalls Kayak and Watersports Storage Hanger

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About 10,000 Kayak and Watersports Storage Hangers are being recalled. Attwood, the company that makes the product says the length adjustment buckles release unexpectedly, causing the item being stored to fall and injure people nearby. No injuries have been reported.

Consumers are advised to stop using the product and return it to the store where the item was purchased for a full refund or replacement.

Model number 11917-6 is located on the back of the retail package near the barcode. The product was sold at Walmart and Mills Farm Fleet stores from January 2014 to July 2014 for about $15.

Consumers can contact Attwood Corporation toll-free at (844) 808-5704 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at http://www.attwoodmarine.com and click on the “Product Recall” tab under the Resources section at the bottom of the home page and select “Kayak & Watersports Storage Hanger Recall” for more information.

Teresa Whitaker

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