Safety Recall from ACCO Brands for Range of Quartet Magnetic and Dry Erase Boards

The Consumer Product Safety Commission have announced a recall for certain Quarter Magnetic and Dry Erase Boards. The issue:


Sharp metal edges on the back of the boards can become exposed while removing mounted boards, posing a laceration hazard.


The affected boards are described as follows:

This recall involves eight styles of Quartet magnetic and dry erase boards, including calendar styles and combination boards with push pins. The boards were sold between January 2005 and December 2013, in eight sizes: 5 ½ x 14, 8 ½ x 11, 11 ½ x 11 ½, 11 x 17, 12 x 12, 14 x14, 17 x 17 and 17 x 23, and in various colors including white, silver, black, blue, green, pink, purple, grey and multicolor. The Quartet logo is printed on the bottom of the boards.

From ACCO Brands Recalls Quartet Magnetic and Dry Erase Boards

This video from Quartet shows how to remove an affected board

Specific model numbers and instructions are also available from Quartet.