Insystem USB Wall Charger Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC Recall

Australia/Canberra: Insystem Power Pack USB Wall Charger Recall [Australia]Officeworks recalls some Insystem Power Pack USB Wall Chargers due to electrical shock, fire and serious injury hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/AFMex

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1061836

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following USB Wall Chargers are subject to this recall:

  • Insystem Power Pack USB Wall Chargers, consisting of a USB charger that plugs into a wall socket with a packaging code of BR094780 and model number of MS10071223

According to the ACCC, in some instances the USB charger can overheat which can cause the casing to melt allowing access to live circuits. The defect could result in electrical shock, fire or serious injury hazards.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and presentation.

Consumers should immediately cease using the recalled USB Wall Charger and return it to any Officeworks store nationally for a full refund.

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ACCC PRA number: 2014/14244
Recalls Direct RIN: 4018-2014
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