Canadian Tire Merkury 4-Port Charger Recall [Canada]


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Canadian Tire Merkury 4-Port Charger Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Merkury Innovations, a Delta, British Columbia establishment, recalls an estimated 5,100 Merkury 4-Port Chargers with Wireless Pads from the Canadian marketplace and sold at Canadian Tire Corporation due to suspected overheating with consequential risks of fire, burns. smoke inhalation and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/KWtF30r8RVW

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/73845r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves the following Electronics Device Chargers:

  • Merkury 4-Port Chargers with Wireless Pad sold with a Canadian Tire item number of 399-3581 and a model number of MIC-QISC2

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Merkury 4-Port Chargers can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to Health Canada, the recalled Wireless Pads can reportedly overheat, posing fire, burn and smoke inhalation hazards.

As of September 2, 2020, the company had received five (5) reports of incidents in which the Wireless Charger overheated in Canada.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Chargers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to any Canadian Tire store for an exchange or refund. Proof of purchase is not required.

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Canadian Tire Company toll-free at 1-800-387-8803 Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) or Saturday through Sunday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST.

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 Merkury 4-Port Chargers, please search for “charger” or more generically, “electronics” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other 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 relating to Fire, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Smoke Inhalation hazards, please search for “inhalation” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-73845
Recalls Direct RIN: 13489-2020
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