Gemini Recalls Power Adaptor/Chargers Due to Burn Hazard

The power adaptors/chargers can overheat and pose a burn risk to consumers.

Recall date: Tháng Bảy 10, 2014
Recall number: 14-228
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Power adaptor/chargers (promotional giveaway)

Hazard:

The adaptors can overheat, posing a burn hazard.

Consumer Contact:

Gemini toll-free at (877) 230- 4986 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.geminimanufacturing.net and click on the “Safety Notice” link for more information.

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Recall Details

Units

About 31,000

Description

The recalled adaptor/chargers are used to charge cell phones and other electronic products and have model number ADCP3-1000 imprinted on the plug side of the adaptor. They are plastic cubes about 1” to 1 ¼” on one side with two prongs for plugging into an electrical outlet and a USB port on the other. Recalled chargers come in five different colors: black, blue, green, red and white.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm has received one report of a consumer who was burned on their hand.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled adaptors/chargers and throw them away.

Distributed by

The recalled adaptors/chargers were distributed free as a promotional giveaway at trade shows nationwide from October 2013 to April 2014.

Distributor

Gemini Manufacturing Inc., of Gaffney, S.C.

Manufactured in

China

  • Gemini USB A/C Power Adaptors/Chargers

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