CPSC Recall - Issued 8/7/2013

LSI Recalls Wind Speed Sensors Due to Risk of Injury from Impact

Manufacturer: Load Systems International
Product: LSI Wind Speed Sensors
Hazard: The sensor can fail to display an accurate data reading and cause crane operators and other users to incorrectly gauge wind conditions, posing a risk of injury from impact to the consumer.
Injuries: None reported
Description: This recall involves LSI model GS025 wind speed sensors with serial numbers 100015 and 100412. Model and serial numbers can be found on the underside of the product’s base. The charcoal-grey colored sensor has “LSI” printed on one side and three windspeed cups on the top of the product. The 7 inch high sensors are often used by crane operators to gauge wind conditions when lifting and moving items.
Remedy: Replace
Sold At: LSI distributors nationwide from March 2013 to June 2013 for about $400.
Units: About 100
Consumer Contact: Load Systems International (LSI) customer service toll-free at (888) 819-4355 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.loadsystems.com, then click on the Windspeed recall link for additional information.
Company Website: www.loadsystems.com