Name of product:
Rockwood Multi-function power packs
Hazard:
The power packs' lithium ion batteries can burst during charging, posing a fire hazard.
Remedy:
Refund
Recall date:
February 3, 2016
Recall number:
16-090
Consumer Contact:

Eastwood Co. at 800-345-1178 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.eastwood.com and click on "Recall Information" at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Rockwood portable power packs with lithium ion batteries and cables. They are used to charge a variety of electronic devices and car batteries and have a recessed LED flashlight. The power packs have a black plastic cover with "Rockwood" printed in white on the top. They measure about 6 inches long, 3 inches wide and 1 inch tall.  A yellow and white danger label is on the bottom. Item number 30554 is printed on the packaging. 

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled power packs and return them to Eastwood for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries:

There have been two reports of the battery packs' lithium ion batteries bursting during charging and emitting black smoke, damaging carpet and leaving a black mark on a wall. No injuries have been reported. 

Sold At:

Eastwood stores in Chicago, Parma, Ohio and Pottstown, Pa., in Eastwood's catalog and online at www.eastwood.com and other websites from January 2015 through October 2015 for between $50 and $110.   

Importer(s):

Easthill Group Inc., dba Eastwood Co., of Pottstown, Pa.

Distributor(s):

Easthill Group Inc., dba Eastwood Co., of Pottstown, Pa.

Manufactured In:
China
Units:
About 500