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Various brands of pool and spa drain covers recalled

The covers pose an entrapment hazard to swimmers and bathers

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Four separate companies are recalling a total of 7,100 pool and spa drain covers.

All of the recalled drain covers fail to conform to the entrapment protection standards of the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act (VGBA), and pose an entrapment hazard to swimmers and bathers.

No incidents or injuries have been reported regarding any of the recalled products.

Angzhili

The first of these involves 1,000 eight-inch drain covers imported by Angzhili that are sold for use in pools and in-ground spas.

The top grate is 7.23inches in diameter and the bottom mounting plate is eight inches in diameter. They are white and made of ABS plastic.

“Use this grate only with Hayward drains dna (and) frames of correct size” is printed on the outer ring of the grate.

The covers, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at www.amazon.com from June 2021, through June 2022, for about $12.

What to do

Pool owners/operators and consumers should immediately stop using pools and spas with the recalled pool or spa drain covers and contact Angzhili for a full refund.

Consumers should remove the drain cover from the pool and/or spa and submit a photo of the drain cover to the firm at 3262863806@qq.com as proof of removal and to receive the refund. Consumers should dispose of the recalled pool or spa drain covers after submitting proof of removal. Angzhili is contacting all purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Angzhili by email at 3262863806@qq.com or on the Angzhili page on Amazon.com.

Goetas

The second replacement round pool main drain covers imported by Goetas with two screws that are sold for use in pools and in-ground spas.

The top grate is 7.20 inches in diameter and the bottom mounting plate is 8.14 inches in diameter. They are white and made of ABS plastic.

“Listed suction fitting,” “SP-1058-B,” and “88D9 148 GPM” are printed on the center of the grate. “Use screws to keep grate secured to dram (drain) at all times” is printed on the outer ring of the grate.

The recalled covers, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at www.amazon.com from October 2021, through April 2022, for about $10.

What to do

Pool owners/operators and consumers should immediately stop using pools and spas with the recalled pool or spa drain covers and contact Goetas for a full refund.

Consumers should remove the drain cover from the pool and/or spa and submit a photo of the drain cover to the firm at Atlaspool@163.com as proof of removal and to receive the refund. Consumers should dispose of the recalled pool or spa drain covers after submitting proof of removal. Goetas is contacting all purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Goetas by email at Atlaspool@163.com or on the Goetas page on Amazon.com.

Find4Fix

The third of the recalls involves Wadoy eight-inch pool main drain covers with screws and Wadoy eight-inch pool main drain covers with screws (2 Packs) that are sold for use in pools and in-ground spas and were imported by Find4Fix.

They are white and made of ABS plastic.

“Use this grate only with Hayward drains dna (and) frames of correct size,” and “Use screws to keep grate secured to dram (drain) at all times” are printed on the outer ring of the grate.

These covers, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at www.amazon.com from August 2019, through June 2022, for about $12 (eight-inch pool main drain covers with screws) and from June 2020, through June 2022, for about $22 (eight-inch pool main drain covers with screws (2 Packs)).

What to do

Pool owners, operators and consumers should immediately stop using pools and spas with the recalled pool or spa drain covers and contact Find4Fix for a full refund.

Consumers should remove the drain cover from the pool and/or spa and submit a photo of the drain cover to the firm at guix12@hotmail.com as proof of removal and to receive the refund.

Consumers should dispose of the recalled pool or spa drain covers after submitting proof of removal. Find4Fix is contacting all purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Find4Fix by email at guix12@hotmail.com or on the Find4Fix page on Amazon.com.

Chyir Myd

The final recall involves replacement round swimming pool main drain covers imported by Chyir Myd that are sold for use in pools and in-ground spas.

The top grate is 7.28 inches in diameter and the bottom mounting plate is 8.11 inches in diameter. They are white and made of ABS plastic.

The center of the grate reads, "SP-1030" and "148 GPM." “Use screws to keep grate secured to dram (drain) at all times” is printed on the outer ring of the grate.

The drain covers, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at www.amazon.com from September 2021, through June 2022, for about $12.

What to do

Pool owners/operators and consumers should immediately stop using pools and spas with the recalled pool or spa drain covers and contact Chyir Myd for a full refund.

Consumers should remove the drain cover from the pool and/or spa and submit a photo of the drain cover to the firm at myd1928209480@sina.com as proof of removal and to receive the refund.

Consumers should dispose of the recalled pool or spa drain covers after submitting proof of removal.

Chyir Myd is contacting all purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Chyir Myd by email at myd1928209480@sina.com or via the Chyir Myd page on Amazon.com.

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