Spray painting machines recalled due to risk of electrocution

Health Canada has recalled a number of electrically powered paint application tools because the devices can pose an electrical shock when dropped.

The tools, imported by Wagner Spray Tech Corp. of Plymouth, Minn., are grey and yellow, and can be identified by model numbers 0414248 and date codes Y182R through Y365R, Z001R through Z366R or A001R through A021R.

Approximately 197 were sold in Canada between August 2007 and April 2009.

Consumers should contact Wagner Spray Tech for a free repair by calling 1-888-925-6244.