Black & Decker has recently issued a recall for its Black & Decker, Bostitch and Porter-Cable Hammer Drills and Drill Drivers, because, according to the CPSC, the side handle sold with the drill can slip or break, leading to a loss of control of the tool.
The recalled products can be identified by the model numbers PC70THD, DR560, and BTE140 and BTE141.
What you can do
Stop using the recalled products and contact the company for a free replacement. For further information you can reach the company at 888-284-3070.