Muscle Rack Heavy Duty Steel Shelving Units

SIAR Code: 31298
Notifying Country: United States of America
Source URL:
Publication Date: Feb 10, 2021
Product Origin Country: United States of America
Units: About 2,200,000
Manufacturer: Edsal Manufacturing Company, of Chicago, Ill.
Distributor: Online at,, and other online retailers from January 2015 through September 2020 for between $80 and $90.
Defect Description: This recall involves Edsal 5-Tier Muscle Rack Heavy Duty Steel Shelving Units used to store heavy items. The units have gray or black-colored steel frames and five plywood shelves. The recalled units include model numbers CR3618, CR3618-BLK, CR4824 and CR4824-BLK. CR3618 and CR3618-BLK are 72 inches in height, 18 inches deep and 36 inches wide. Models CR4824 and CR4824-BLK are 72 inches in height, 24 inches deep and 48 inches wide.
Accidents Reported: Edsal has received seven reports of shelves bending or breaking due to heavy items placed on shelves, including one injury to a consumer who suffered a broken toe after items fell when the shelving unit broke.
Recommendations / Warnings: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shelving units and contact Edsal Manufacturing to receive a full refund.
Additional Information: Edsal toll-free at 833-232-5287 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at and click on “Talk to us” for more information.