Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Digital Camera Recall [US]


US CPSC RecallUS/Washington: Canon recalls some PowerShot SX50 HS Digital Cameras due to skin, eye irritation hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/uur75Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Digital Camera

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Canon-Recalls-to-Repair-PowerShot-SX50-HS-Digital-Cameras/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the PowerShot SX50 HS is a black compact digital camera.The words “PowerShot SX50 HS” are printed on the top of the recalled Camera. The affected Camera have serial numbers beginning with “69”, “70” or “71” and have the number “1” as the sixth digit of the serial number. The serial number is on the side or bottom of the Camera housing.

According to the CPSC, a chemical used in the rubber part of the viewfinders on the Camera can cause skin or eye irritation or an allergic reaction to the user. Canon has received one report of itching and two reports of eye redness and pain.

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CPSC recall number: 14-128
Recalls Direct RIN: 3200-2014
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