Eco Chic Distribution Inc. recalls Smart Balance Wheel

Starting date:
February 2, 2016
Posting date:
February 2, 2016
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Electronics, Tools and Electrical Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-56926

Affected products

Smart Balance Wheel
 

Product description

This recall involves the following products with the model numbers included below:
Model Model Number Colour
Smart Balance Wheel SBS01 Black
Smart Balance Wheel SBS01 White
Smart Balance Wheel with Bluetooth Speaker SBS04 Black
Smart Balance Wheel with Bluetooth Speaker SBS04 White

These products may also be known as Tiltee Sport 2-Wheel Self-Balancing Electric Scooter or Tiltee Cruising 2-Wheel Self-Balancing Scooter with Built-in Bluetooth Speaker.

Hazard identified

These products were sold with battery chargers that did not have the necessary electrical certification to be sold in Canada. In addition, the affected units were sold with English-only instruction manuals.

Neither Health Canada nor Eco Chic Distribution Inc. has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products in Canada.

Number sold

119 units of the recalled products were sold online in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from November 2015 to December 2015 in Canada.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
Eco Chic Distribution Inc.
Toronto
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
Vidar International Co., Ltd.
Shenzhen
Guangdong
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products and return them to the place of purchase. Recalled products purchased from www.costco.ca may be returned to your nearest Costco warehouse location.

For more information, consumers may contact Eco Chic Distribution Inc. by telephone at 1-647-574-0326, from 10 am to 4 pm ET.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.