Lifeguard Press Recalls Charging Kits Due to Fire, Shock Hazards

Ban.do, Jonathan Adler and Lilly Pulitzer branded charging kits can overheat and emit smoke and sparks. The prongs on the wall charger can detach and remain in the electrical outlet.

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: July 10, 2014
Recall number: 14-226
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  • Ban.do Power Trip Frills

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    Ban.do Power Trip Frills

  • Ban.do Power Trip Mermaid/Blush Stripe

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    Ban.do Power Trip Mermaid/Blush Stripe

  • Jonathan Adler Architectural Borders

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    Jonathan Adler Architectural Borders

  • Jonathan Adler Hudson

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    Jonathan Adler Hudson

  • Lilly Pulitzer Beach Rose

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    Lilly Pulitzer Beach Rose

  • Lilly Pulitzer Mai Tai

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    Lilly Pulitzer Mai Tai

  • Lilly Pulitzer Trippin and Sippin

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    Lilly Pulitzer Trippin and Sippin

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Charging Kits

Hazard:

The wall charger can overheat and emit smoke and sparks, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. The prongs on the charger can detach and remain in the electrical outlet, posing a risk of electrical shock.

Consumer Contact:

Lifeguard Press at (800) 992-3006 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.lifeguardpress.com and click on Press at the bottom of the page for more information.

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details

Units

About 25,400

Description

This recall involves seven models of charging kits with universal serial bus (USB) connectors that are used to recharge Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod devices. The recalled kits were sold under the Ban.do, Jonathan Adler and Lilly Pulitzer brand names and contained a wall charger, a 12 to 24-volt car charger, a 30-pin USB cord and a Lightning port adapter. The wall chargers are plastic cubes about 1 ¼ inches long, 1 inch wide and ½ inch tall with two metal prongs for plugging into an electrical outlet on one end and a USB port on the opposite end. Ban.do wall chargers came in the colors yellow and black and white stripe. Jonathan Adler wall chargers came in multicolor and blue and white patterns. Lilly Pulitzer wall chargers came in multicolor floral patterns. The following charging kits are being recalled:

 

Brand Name

Model Name/Design

Item Number

Ban.do

Power Trip Frills

14150111

 

Power Trip Mermaid/Blush Stripe

14150118

Jonathan Adler

Architectural Borders

140250

 

Hudson

140252

Lilly Pulitzer

Beach Rose

143501

 

Mai Tai

78602

 

Trippin and Sippin

143504

 

Brand names are on the top front of the packaging and on the Lightning port adapters. Model names are on the bottom front of the packaging. Item numbers are on the back of the package in the bottom right corner.

Incidents/Injuries

Lifeguard Press has received six reports of the wall chargers emitting smoke and sparking and six reports of prongs detaching from the plug. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using the USB wall charger and contact Lifeguard Press to return the charging kit for a full refund.

Sold at

Dillard’s, Lilly Pulitzer, Nordstrom’s and independent boutiques nationwide from February 2014 to June 2014 for between $25 and $30.

Importer

Lifeguard Press Inc. Bowling Green, Ky.

Manufactured in

China

  • Ban.do Power Trip Frills

  • Ban.do Power Trip Mermaid/Blush Stripe

  • Jonathan Adler Architectural Borders

  • Jonathan Adler Hudson

  • Lilly Pulitzer Beach Rose

  • Lilly Pulitzer Mai Tai

  • Lilly Pulitzer Trippin and Sippin