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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Schneider Circuit Breaker Recall [US]

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US/Washington: Schneider Circuit Breaker Recall [US]Schneider Electric USA recalls approximately 62,500 PowerPact J-Frame Circuit Breakers due to fire, burns and electric shock hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/G8u8G

Direct link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Schneider-Electric-Recalls-PowerPact-J-Frame-Circuit-Breakers/

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports the recall involves PowerPact J-frame Molded Case Circuit Breakers with thermal-magnetic trip units.

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NHTSA April Vehicle Recall – 40 MTD [US]

US/Washington: As of Saturday, April 20, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has posted 40 vehicle or tire recalls so far this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:
Recently added recalls include products from the following manufacturers:

  • Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) – Potential Number of Units Affected: 204,169
  • Motor Coach Industries – Potential Number of Units Affected: 155
  • Nissan North America, Inc – Potential Number of Units Affected: 19,258
  • Nissan North America, Inc. – Potential Number of Units Affected: 265,362
  • Seagrave Fire Apparatus, LLC – Potential Number of Units Affected: 10
  • Schneider Electric USA, Inc. – Potential Number of Units Affected: 511

Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-1880
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