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Dan Post Boot Company Recalls Safety Boots and Shoes Due to Injury Hazard

safety boots

Style label on recalled safety boots and shoes

Recall date:  August 15, 2017

Recall number:  17-205

Name of product:  Safety boots and shoes

Units:  About 7,200

Hazard:  The boots and shoes can fail to protect feet when heavy or sharp objects fall on them, posing an injury hazard to consumers.

Description:  This recall involves McRae Industrial brand steel toe boots, static dissipative shoes and composite boots. There are seven styles of the McRae Industrial brand shoes included in the recall. The model numbers are MR85300, MR85394, MR47321, MR47616, MR87321, MR43002, and MR83310 printed on a tag on the lining of the boot or the tongue of the shoe. See Recall Details for a listing and photos of the boots and shoes included in the recall.

Incidents/Injuries:  The firm has received one report of a tire falling onto a consumer’s foot while he was wearing his safety boots; resulting in a broken foot.

Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop wearing the recalled boots and shoes and return to firm to receive a full refund.

Consumer Contact:  Dan Post Boot Company Return Department toll-free at 866-301-4488 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email at or online at and click on the recall tab located at the middle of the page for more information.

Sold at:  Gerler and Son Inc., Grainger Inc., Safety Solutions Inc., Standup Rancher and other independent safety stores nationwide and online at,,,, from October 2013 through June 2017 for between $80 and $130.

Importer(s):  Dan Post Boot Company, of Clarksville, Tennessee

Manufactured in:  China