Angle Grinder Chainsaw Discs. Risk of serious injury or death
Beware of chainsaw discs being sold as attachments for angle grinders. These are not legal and have seriously injured people across the UK. If the disc grips the cutting surface the grinder can jump or turn sharply and be torn out of your hands.
If you have a chainsaw disc like those in the photographs:
- Do not use it.
- Return it to where you bought it for a refund.
Any businesses selling these products must remove them from the market immediately as they do not comply with the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 2008.
Members of the public are encouraged to report businesses selling these products to Citizens Advice Consumer Service at: www.citizensadvice.org.uk/consumer or on 0808 223 1133.