Kaz Canada, Inc. Recalls Stinger BK Series Insect Zappers
- Starting date:
- October 5, 2018
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items, Outdoor Living
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety
- General Public
- Identification number:
This recall involves Stinger 3-in-1 Insect Zappers (Canadian models BK310CV1 and BK311CV2). The electric insect zappers are black or grey in colour and stand vertically. The units are about 19 inches in height and 6 inches in width and require an extension cord to operate outside. The recalled models have codes ending in YTG and Made in China printed on the silver label on the bottom of the product.
|Model Number||UPC Code|
|BK310CV1 (Code CLG310YTG)||0 42578 10310 3|
|BK311CV2 (Code CLG311YTG)||0 42578 00311 3|
Date code stamp on plug shall be either: 28617, 29317, 34917 for BK310CV1, or 01918 for BK311CV2.
The recalled Stinger Insect Zapper (BK310CV1)
The recalled Stinger Insect Zapper (BK311CV2)
The insect kill grid can detach inside the housing, posing a shock hazard to consumers. The shock could be minor to serious depending on the area touched and external circumstances.
As of October 4, 2018, neither Kaz Canada, Inc. nor Health Canada has received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these affected products.
Approximately 15,840 units of the affected products were sold at various retailers in Canada including Canadian Tire, Lowes, Rona, and Home Hardware.
Time period sold
The affected products were sold from April 2018 to August 2018.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Kaz Canada, Inc.
Ontario L5N 6A4
Foshan Shi Shunde District Yongtong Electronics Co., Ltd.
Stinger BK Series Insect Zappers by Kaz Canada, Inc.
- Kaz Canada, Inc.
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Stinger Bug Zappers, unplug them, and contact Kaz Canada, Inc. to return the product for a full refund.
For more information, consumers may contact Kaz Canada, Inc. at 1-888-480-2880 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday for more information or online here at any time.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any incidents related to the use of this product directly to Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) via our Public Engagement Portal Voluntary Incident Reporting Form.
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