Sharper Image USB Wall Chargers Recalled by Atomi Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Recall date: Tháng Mười 10, 2012
Recall number: 13-007
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Sharper Image USB wall chargers

Hazard:

Hazard: The chargers can overheat and smoke, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

Consumer Contact:

Atomi; Phone (800) 790-1440, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, email info@atominy.com

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Recall Details

Units

About 80,000

Description

This recall involves Sharper Image USB wall chargers with model numbers “TSI202” and “TSI260.” The wall chargers are used to recharge electronic devices through a USB connection including MP3 players and other devices. The chargers are black plastic and measure about 2 ½ inches high by 1 ½ inches wide. “The Sharper Image” is printed on the top. The model number is printed on bottom of the charger.

Incidents/Injuries

Atomi has received 13 reports of the chargers overheating, smoking and acrid smells. No injuries have been reported.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled wall chargers and contact Atomi for instructions on returning the chargers for a full refund.

Sold at

Burlington Coat Factory, Tuesday Morning and TJ Maxx stores and on various websites from October 2011 through September 2012 for between $8 and $13.

Importer

Atomi, of New York, N.Y.

Manufactured in

China

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