Vitamix recalled about 105,000 blender containers because the containers may separate from the blade’s base, exposing the blades and posing a laceration risk.
According to Consumer Reports, the company received 11 reports of lacerations when consumers’ hands came in contact with exposed blades.
The recall affects Vitamix Ascent and Venturist series 8-ounce and 20-ounce blending containers. Contact Vitamix at 888-847-8842 to receive a free repair kit.
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