StoreYourBoard.com of Troy, Va., is recalling about 37,000 Hi-Lift Storage Hoist Classic and Pro models sold with green polypropylene straps in the U.S. and Canada.
The green straps can break while the Hi-Lift Storage Hoist is in use, causing whatever object was being stored in the hoist to fall, posing an injury hazard to passersby.
The firm has received six reports of straps breaking. No injuries have been reported.
This recall involves the green polypropylene straps sold with Hi-Lift Storage Hoist Classic and Pro models storage hoists.
The Hi-Lift Storage Hoist is used to suspend equipment for purposes of storage.
The packaging for the Hi-Lift Storage Hoist says “Spire Supply.”
Only green straps are included in this recall.
The straps, manufactured in China, were sold online at www.StoreYourBoard.com, Amazon.com, Walmart.com, and eBay.com nationwide from January 2018, through June 2020, for about $35 with the Hi-Lift Storage Hoist.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled straps and contact StoreYourBoard.com for instructions on proper disposal of the green straps and how to receive free black replacement straps. StoreYourBoard.com is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Consumers may contact StoreYourBoard.com toll-free at (877) 729-2509 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by e-mail at HiLiftRecall@StoreYourBoard.com, or online at www.StoreYourBoard.com and click on “Hi-Lift Recall” at the bottom of the page for more information.