USB Wall Charger Recall: Health Canada Warns Of Fire Hazard!!

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USB Wall Charger Recall for Canada.

On February 7, 2020Health Canada has issued a Recall on:

Various USB Wall Chargers from Across Canada.

Health Canada recently tested a number of USB wall chargers intended for use with cell phones, tablets and other devices as part of a planned national compliance and enforcement project. The following products were found to pose an unacceptable risk of electric shock, burn or fire, and are being recalled by industry.

Product DescriptionSample obtained atImporterNumber of units affectedDate of recallImage
iFocus Electronics USB Universal Power Adaptor

UPC 062823868458

Item #: 86845

Great Canadian Dollar Store,
Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
CTG Brands Inc., Vaughan, Ontario26,38010-Jan- 2020iFocus Electronics USB Universal Power Adaptor
USB Power Adaptor Charger

UPC 60078744888

Item #: E-888

Gift Market Discount Centre Ltd., Dartmouth, Nova ScotiaInspire Imports, Toronto, Ontario1,9208-Jan-2020USB Power Adaptor Charger
LS Rising USB Charger

UPC 617375495210

Item #: E-PAF

Gift Market Discount Centre Ltd., Dartmouth, Nova ScotiaMalmo Trading Inc., Toronto, Ontario1,4408-Jan-2020LS Rising USB Charger
FIFO Dual USB Home Charger

UPC 694155604048

Item #: 60404

Pro Line Sports Inc., Windsor, Nova ScotiaPro Line Sports Inc., Windsor,
Nova Scotia
1,8858-Jan-2020FIFO Dual USB Home Charger

 

If you have any of the recalled USB Chargers, stop using it immediately and either return them to the retailer where you bought them or dispose of them according to your municipal electronic waste requirements.

Always ensure you are using only certified electrical products.

Find more details regarding this recall Here.

Older USB Charger Recalls are listed below.

 


 

 


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Update May 11th, 2018 – Health Canada expands product list to include even more recalled USB Chargers!!

Click here for the latest update (USB Expanded Recall from Health Canada)

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USB Charger Canada RecallAnnouncement (March 27th, 2018)

Health Canada is warning consumers about the health risks associated with purchasing and using Uncertified USB Chargers.

They tested a number of these charges and found the following;

“were found to pose an unacceptable risk of electric shock and fireand are being recalled”

There is a massive number of products affected with this recall;

ROX USB Wall Charger – SM081

UPC: 200100100819

Bargain Basket, Dartmouth, Nova ScotiaAnex Select Imports,
Richmond,
British-Colombia
349,501March 26, 2018image
ROX Single USB Wall Charger – SM1672

UPC: 812398013186

Deals for Dollars, Winnipeg, ManitobaAnex Select Imports,
Richmond,
British-Colombia
2,304March 26, 2018image
Mini Adapter for 4/4S/5/5C/5S/6&6plug;

Item No. :91-235

Model No.: A1285

Serial No.: 1X043KKF100D

UPC: 776622912358

CanPro Gas and Propane
Calgary, Alberta
Northeast Wholesale Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
444March 26, 2018image
“Charger” – Unbranded Single Port USB Charger

Item No.:91-232

Model No.: ETA-U90EWE

Barcode/UPC: 776622912327

Harvest Hills Dollar Plus
Calgary, Alberta
Northeast Wholesale Inc.
Calgary, Alberta
180March 26, 2018image
SMART 1A AC Wall Charger
Model No.: 1402102
UPC: 774175021022
Chevron Town Pantry, British-ColombiaCreative Planogram Company (SRP) Markham, Ontario1,102,731March 26, 2018image
Red Coloured Double USB Wall Charger (no brand name)

Model No.: SU100

Deals for Dollars, Winnipeg, ManitobaDeals for Dollars, Winnipeg, Manitoba192March 26, 2018image
Double USB charger cube of clear plastic

Model No.: JBL1309 / SU100

Colours: green, yellow, turquoise, rose, orange, colourless

Zonetronik, Québec, QuébecZonetronik, Québec, Québec43March 26, 2018image
Profil USB charger, dual port, white

Model No.: FRC5804

UPC: 873191007215

Distribution Franco, Québec, QuébecDistribution Franco, Québec, Québec23,855March 26, 2018image
Profil USB charger, single port

Model No.: FRC4903A

UPC: 873191007369

Colours: white, black, blue, red

Distribution Franco, Québec, QuébecDistribution Franco, Québec, Québec101,528March 26, 2018image
Single USB Charger

Model No.: ETA-U90JWS

Serial No.: DW1C920DS/B-Z

Tan Star Trade/ Tan Xing, Brossard, QuébecTan Star Trade/ Tan Xing, Brossard, Québec200March 26, 2018image
USB Charger by Happy in trauel

Model No.: A1265

Serial No.: 1X91029YP3-1000

Tan Star Trade/ Tan Xing, Brossard, QuébecTan Star Trade/ Tan Xing, Brossard, Québec200March 26, 2018image
Platinum USB Adapter

Model No.: 2255

Tan Star Trade/ Tan Xing, Brossard, QuébecTan Star Trade/ Tan Xing, Brossard, Québec200March 26, 2018image
YJ US TEO Power Supply

Model No.: AS951

Serial No.: 2x043KKF100A

Plaza Dollar, Pointe-Claire,
Quebec
Davcan Imports & Exports, Kirkland,
Quebec
218March 26, 2018image
USB Charger

Model No.: A1265

Serial No.: 1XQ125EZ1AX6

Plaza Dollar, Pointe-Claire,
Quebec
Davcan Imports & Exports, Kirkland,
Quebec
156March 26, 2018image
USB Charger

Model No.: A1265

Serial No.: 1X043KKF200D

Compagnie M. Herman In., Montréal,
Québec
Compagnie M. Herman In., Montréal,
Québec
833March 26, 2018Capture d’écran
WK US TEO Power Supply

Model No.: A5951

Serial No.: 2x043KKF001B

Compagnie M. Herman In., Montréal,
Québec
Compagnie M. Herman In., Montréal,
Québec
833March 26, 2018image
USB Charger

Model No.: A1285

Serial No.: 1Xq043KKF100D

Compagnie M. Herman In., Montréal,
Québec
Compagnie M. Herman In., Montréal,
Québec
834March 26, 2018image
Single port USB Charger

Model No.: A1265

Serial No.: 1X04KKFLG100D

London Itech, ManitobaBudget Electronics, Toronto, Ontario456March 26, 2018image
Mini For Your Power Supply USB Adapter

Item ID: MOB-CHARGER-USB-HOME-WHITE

Model No.: A1265

UPC: 726881615024

London Itech,
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Longtech Distribution, Inc. Markham, Ontario114March 26, 2018image
Eclipse Power Adapter

Model No.: ADC-S01

Serial No.: 700112548901

Golden Gate Inc., Niagara Falls, OntarioGolden Gate Inc., Niagara Falls, Ontario2,472March 26, 2018image
Single port USB charger

Model No.: YTH-0001

HQ technology Inc., Scarborough, OntarioHQ technology Inc., Scarborough, Ontario55March 26, 2018image
Mini USB Charger

Model No.: JC-2000

Item No.: E-31190070

UPC: 69893900706

SMAA Corporation, Scarborough, OntarioSMAA Corporation, Scarborough, Ontario126March 26, 2018image
Original USB Travel Charger 2 in 1

Model No.: XHM-1310

UPC: 769981020147

S.G. Impex Inc., Etobicoke, OntarioS.G. Impex Inc., Etobicoke, Ontario33March 26, 2018image
GEMS Wall Charger

USB Mobile Device Charger

UPC: 813125025502

SKU: 640789

Peavey Mart & MainStreet Hardware locations across western CanadaPeavey Industries LP

Red Deer, AB

64March 26, 2018image
GEMS Wall Charger
USB Mobile Device Charger
UPC: 813125023799
Model No.: TC012
SKU: 640780
Peavey Mart & MainStreet Hardware locations across western CanadaPeavey Industries LP
Red Deer, AB
183March 26, 2018image
GEMS Wall Charger

USB Mobile Device Charger

UPC: 851807005596

SKU: 640779

Peavey Mart & MainStreet Hardware locations across western CanadaPeavey Industries LP
Red Deer, AB
85March 26, 2018

 

If you or anyone you know own an uncertified USB charger, stop using it immediately!!

Click here for photos of some of these USB Chargers that pose a safety risk

Please share this post with all your friends and family. We do not wanting anyone out there getting hurt or worse.

Keep safety in mind at all times.

 

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