As of February 18, 2009, “ The General” Compound Bows manufactured by BowTech Archery were recalled sue to laceration, abrasion, or contusion risks. There have been about 8,000 bows already sold nationwide, and incidents and injuries have already been reported. So far there have been 255 reports of the bow’s limbs breaking, and 11 reports of lacerations, abrasions and contusions due to the broken pieces of the bow striking the user.
“The General” Compound Bows that were recalled were sold from September 2007 through July 2008 for about $800. If you have purchased this product then contatct BowTech Archery at (888) 689-1289 for more information, or visit their website at www.bowtecharchery.com
If you or someone you know has been affected by this faulty product then contact the office of Reich and Binstock today for an evaluation.