Panasonic Battery Recall Expands [US, Canada & Mexico]

Canada FlagMexico FlagUS FlagUS/Washington, Canada/Ottawa & Mexico/Mexico City: Panasonic Battery Pack Recall Expands [US, Canada & Mexico]Toshiba expands its existing recall of certain Panasonic Battery Packs used in Toshiba Laptop Computers to include an additional 102,000 Battery Packs due to risk of overheating and consequential burn and fire hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/EeVZ307LXng; HCSC: http://ht.ly/Rphr307LXqr; PROFECO: http://ht.ly/7H3F307LXps;

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Toshiba-Expands-Recall-of-Laptop-Computer-Battery-Packs

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2017/61666r-eng.php

Direct Mexico link: http://www.gob.mx/cms/uploads/attachment/file/178535/Alerta_1_Toshiba_Corporation__bater_as_de_litio_Panasonic_modelo_UR18650AY.pdf

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this expanded recall involves certain batch/lots of Panasonic Lithium-ion Battery Packs installed in 41 models of Toshiba Satellite laptops, including the Satellite models affected by the March 2016 recall.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 Smartphone Recall [US, Canada & Mexico]

Canada CFIA RecallFlag MexicoUS FlagUS/Washington, Canada/Ottawa & Mexico/Mexico City: 7592-samsunggalaxy-note7smartphonesSamsung recalls approximately 1,000,000 Galaxy Note7 Smartphones due to serious fire and burn hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/EEjY304h0Gp; HCSC: http://ht.ly/c4Fh304h15Q; PROFECO: http://ht.ly/PrT4304h1R4;

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2016/Samsung-Recalls-Galaxy-Note7-Smartphones/

Direct Canada link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2016/60168r-eng.php

Direct Mexico link [please note this is a link to a PDF]: http://www.gob.mx/cms/uploads/attachment/file/135622/ALERTA_31_SAMSUNG_ELECTRONICS_M_XICO_S_A__DE_C_V__BATER_AS_RECARGABLES_DE_LITIO_ENSAMBLADAS_EN_CELULARES_GALAXY_NOTE_7_MODELO_SM-N930F_.pdf

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves all Samsung Galaxy Note7 Smartphones sold in the United States, Canada and Mexico before September 15, 2016.

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