ibiZ Portable USB Wall Charger Recall [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: ibiZ Portable USB Wall Charger Recall [Canada]Jean Coutu Group, a Longueuil, Quebec establishment, recalls an estimated 28,613 ibiZ branded Portable USB Wall Chargers due to suspected component overheating and melting with consequential fire and burn hazards, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/IVpH30lGYrx

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/67644r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain ibiZ branded Portable USB Wall Chargers, sold in bulk.

  • The recalled cube-shaped USB Chargers were available in blue, purple, white and black with the brand, “ibiZ” printed on the top. A model number designation of CB013 is marked on one of the sides of the Chargers and its UCP number is 884118269432

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional images of the recalled USB Wall Chargers can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, the recalled Chargers can overheat and melt, posing a fire and burn hazard. As of August 22, 2018, the company has received three (3) reports of Chargers overheating and melting in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled ibiZ branded Portable USB Wall Chargers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact the Jean Coutu Group for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Jean Coutu Group at 1-450-646-9760 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Portable USB Wall Chargers, please search for “USB” or more generically, “power” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Jean Coutu Group, please search for “Jean Coutu” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-67644
Recalls Direct RIN: 10592-2018
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