TAURUS Safety Shoes recalled due to a lack of certification

Recall Information

Health Canada – RA-73171

This recall involves black leather upper, 5-inch high TAURUS branded safety shoes and style number 5001.The shoe has a white rectangle Omega logo and the shoe tongue has a green CSA triangle logo. The style number is located on the product’s packaging.

Hazard identified: The steel plate used in the manufacturing of the product is not certified to the CSA standards indicated by the tagging on the shoe, posing a potential impact hazard.

As of May 19, 2020, the company has received no reports of injury in Canada.

Number sold: Approximately 1945 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold: The affected products were sold from April 2019 to April 2020.

Place of origin: Manufactured in China

For more information, please visit: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73171r-eng.php