Recall announced by Smith & Wesson on November 8, 2011. This recall applies to ALL Venture rifles manufactured prior to October 28, 2011. To determine if your rifle is affected, please reference the serial number list on the Smith & Wesson website or call Smith & Wesson directly at 1-800-713-0356. If your serial number does not fall within the list of affected serial numbers, your rifle is not part of this recall. The trigger sear may fail and fire the rifle at any time.
Check your serial number against the list on the S&W website.
That's a scary defect!