CTC AutoTrends Heated Seat Cushion Recall [Canada]


Canada Flag

AutoTrends Heated Seat Cushion Recall [Canada]

Click to enlarge

Canada/Ottawa: Canadian Tire Corporation of Canada, a Toronto, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 6,400 AutoTrends Heated Seat Cushions from the Canadian marketplace due to suspected overheating and consequential risks of burns, scalds, smoke inhalation and/or respiratory failure, cardiac system collapse and/or property damage.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/VJ4M30rNu7w

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2021/75967r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports the following Heated Seat Cushions are subject to this recall:

  • AutoTrends Heated Seat Cushions, sold with a CTC item number of 032-0134 and a UPC of 884406351207

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

==> No 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.

These AutoTrends Heated Seat Cushions are thought to been marketed, distributed and sold in all Canadian provinces although it is always possible these automotive accessory products had wider distribution within the country. When in doubt, please contact the manufacturer for specific product information.

According to Health Canada, the recalled AutoTrends Heated Seat Cushion may overheat during use, posing a burn hazard to people who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with its intended design and anticipated use. As of June 14th, 2021, the company has received six (6) reports of the Seat Cushion overheating with no injuries reported.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat burns, scalds, smoke inhalation and/or respiratory failure, cardiac system collapse.

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

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 Heated Seat Cushions, please search for “seat” ore more generically, “automotive accessories” 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 Cardiac Arrest and/or Cardiac Failure hazards, please search for “heart” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Respiratory Arrest and/or Respiratory Failure hazards, please search for “respiratory” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

Don’t miss a recall, warning or alert!!
==> Get these notifications sent to you automatically! To subscribe to our free Auto-Alert™ service, just use the sign-up box in the upper left-hand corner of this page. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your name or contact details and you can cancel anytime. No problem!

___________________________________________________________

More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-75967
Recalls Direct RIN: 14663-2021
Want to read more about this recall?
==> Please click on the links above to visit the originating site.
Want to read more about other recalls?
==> Please click on the links below.

General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
==> http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Canada [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
Search for a recalled product on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

We welcome your feedback:
Want to e-mail or share this recall?
==> Simply use the “Share this” options below.
Is this recall relevant to you? Please let us know!
==> Click on the “Like” button below.
E. & O. E.

___________________________________________________________

%d bloggers like this: