Harbor Freight Tools remembers about 1.1 million of Gordon Folding Knives, a popular pocket knife whose blade is folded into the handle.
The company reported on Friday that the locking mechanism on the blades is unable to intervene when extending the blade. – create a hazardous location, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
"Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled knives and return them to a Harbor Freight Tools store for a full refund in the form of a $ 5 gift card plus sales tax," the company said on the CPSC website.
Seven reports have already emerged of the knife failing to lock, resulting in six reports of wound injuries, four of which required medical attention.
The tools were sold in Harbor Freight Tools stores across the country between July 2008 and July 201