Recall date: October 10, 2012
Recall number: 13-007

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.
Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

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

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 80,000
Description:

The chargers can overheat and smoke.

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 ? inches high by 1 ? 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.

Manufactured In:
China