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Get Government of Canada Recalls and Safety Alerts on the Go!

Get access to recalls and safety alerts from the Government of Canada, when and where you need them!

The free Recalls and Safety Alerts application for Apple, Android and BlackBerry delivers up-to-date and reliable health and safety information right to your mobile phone.

How to Add the Recalls and Safety Alerts App to your Phone

Using an Apple, Android or BlackBerry device (see below for applicable versions), you can download the Recalls and Safety Alerts application for free.

  1. Search for and download the “Recalls and Safety Alerts” application from your smartphone’s app store:
    Android (version 2.1 and higher) - Android Market   Apple (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch versions 4.2.1 and higher) - App Store   Amazon (Blackberry) - Amazon App Store
  2. Once installed, open the application and select the default language of your choice.

This free application (app) brings together the most recent recalls and advisories from Health CanadaTransport Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA). You can choose to see all of them at once, under recent items or select a button to sort by category (food, vehicles, health products, consumer products).


The Recalls and Safety Alerts app also provides you with the tools you need to report health and safety concerns with products. Just select the report  button to find links to notify the government about potentially unsafe products, and help prevent future health and safety problems.

You can also stay connected on health information, via the Government of Canada’s various social media.