Product Safety

Snap-on is committed to the safety of all users of Snap-on’s products. This commitment begins with design and manufacture of products that meet and exceed all applicable safety standards but it goes far beyond that.

  • Snap-on tools and equipment are marked with important WARNINGS and safety messages that guide safe use.
  • Snap-on provides detailed Instructions for proper and safe use when needed.
  • Snap-on has the right variety of tools and equipment so that you can use the right tool for each job.
  • Snap-on offers a wide variety of safety equipment to protect you at times when you need to be in harm’s way.

The Product Safety Recalls, Product Safety Advisories, and Product Safety Retrofits relate to actions necessary to ensure safe use of products already in use.

PLEASE REVIEW and TAKE the prescribed ACTION, if applicable, to a product that you own or use.

Product Safety Reminders

Product Safety Reminders Archive

LED Lights:

LED lights can be hazardous if the LED elements are covered. To prevent injury or fire obey the following warning. 


  • Heat from LED lights can be hazardous.
  • Do not cover LED lights with your hand.
  • Do not cover LED lights with paper or rags or any other material.
  • Heat buildup from covered LED elements can cause burns or fire.