The hardware manufacturer says the drills’ side handles can slip or break, posing an injury hazard.
The following models, sold between Jan. 2018 and July 2018, are being recalled:
- Porter-Cable brand model PC70THD ½ Inch VSR 2-Speed Hammer Drills
- Black & Decker brand model DR560 ½ Inch Drill/Drivers
- Bostitch brand models BTE140 and BTE141 ½ Inch Hammer Drills
The company has received 11 reports of handles detaching from the drill.
Consumers should stop using hte drills and contact the company for a free replacement side handle.
For more information, call Black & Decker at 888-284-3070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.