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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