Apple World Travel Adapter Kit Recall [US & Canada]

Apple World Travel Adapter Kit Recall [US & Canada]

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US FlagCanada FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Apple, a Cupertino, California establishment recalls an estimated total of 896,000 Three-Prong Wall Plug Adapters included in Apple branded World Travel Adapter Kit due to suspected component detachment, energized circuit and consequential risk of electric shock and/or electrocution, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/ZGjd30oTpD3; HCSC: http://ht.ly/duUt30oTpDA

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Apple-Recalls-Three-Prong-Wall-Plug-Adapters-Included-in-World-Travel-Adapter-Kit-Due-to-Risk-of-Electric-Shock

Direct Canada link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/69690r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Apple three-Prong AC Wall Plug Adapters included in the Apple World Travel Adapter Kit sold before February 2015.

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Schneider Electric Square D Safety Switch Recall [US]

US FlagUS/Washington: Schneider Electric Square D Safety Switch Recall [US]Schneider Electric USA Inc., an Andover, Massachusetts establishment, recalls an estimated 1,079,000 Square D brand General Duty 30 & 60A, 120/240-volt, 2-phase and 3-phase NEMA 3R Safety Switches due to suspected operational failure and consequential risks of electric shock, electrocution, death and property damage, all serious health hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/ajVn30jNZGg

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Schneider-Electric-Recalls-Square-D-Safety-Switches-Due-to-Electrical-Shock-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Square D brand General Duty 30 & 60A, 120/240-volt, 2-phase and 3-phase NEMA 3R Safety Switches. The switches are a dark gray metal box with a black handle on the side that can be moved to an “ON” or “OFF” position.

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