On 5 April 2006 a member of the public was seriously injured while using a Pains Wessex MK7 White Hand Flare. Pains Wessex is cooperating with the public authorities to investigate the incident and has commenced its own internal investigation. Although the cause of the accident is unclear, as a responsible company, Pains Wessex is recalling certain White Collision Warning (MK7) Hand Flares. The Lot Numbers of the batches recalled are 2045 and 2046. This number can be found ink-jetted on the tube of the flare. White Collision Warning (MK7) Hand Flare No other Pains Wessex products are being recalled.