The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and the Gerson Co. have announced a voluntary recall of 20-inch-high glass vases sold at Michael's stores nationwide and in Canada.
About 203,000 in the U.S. and 9,000 in Canada are involved in the recall.
The firm has received nine reports of the vase shattering, including nine reports of cuts to hands.
The recalled vases are made of clear glass and are about 4 inches wide.
Consumers are advised to stop using any recalled vase and discard it immediately. Contact the firm for a full refund.
For more information, contact Gerson toll-free at 877-461-6298 weekdays, visit its website at www.gersoncompany.com or e-mail recallgersoncompany.com.
The vases were sold from July 2006 through March 2010 for about $15.