DEWALT Model DWS779, DWS780 and DHS790 Miter Saws
The plastic rear guard assembly can break/shatter when struck, exposing the saw blade and posing a laceration hazard.
The following miter saw models are affected:
DEWALT Model DWS779, DWS780 and DHS790 (designated DHS790AB or DHS790AT2 on the carton)
Only date codes 2019 04 through 2022 04 are affected.
The date code (20XX YY-ZZ) information is as follows:
20XX = year, YY = week, ZZ = plant code (either CJ or 49)
If your saw does not have a date code or you cannot locate it, please contact DeWALT.