PhotoShadeScapes Americas of Hotchkiss, Colo., is recalling about 200 Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas.

The umbrella arm can break while in use, posing an injury hazard.

The firm has received 21 reports of the umbrellas breaking. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves Umbrosa Evolution pool and patio umbrellas with the Evolution flexible arm/holder.

The recalled umbrellas were sold in a variety of colors. “Umbrosa” is printed on the arm/holder.

The umbrellas, manufactured in Belgium, were sold at ShadeScapes showroom in Hotchkiss, Colorado and through ShadeScapes dealers and other design professionals from March 2016, through June 2018, for between $1,800 and $7,600.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled umbrellas and contact ShadeScapes to receive a free replacement umbrella arm/holder. ShadeScapes is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact ShadeScapes toll-free at (888) 770-7157 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at http://shadescapesamericas.com/products/umbrosa-evolution/ and click on “Important Safety Information” for more information.


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