Fusion 3-in-1 Solar Powered Tiki Torch recalled due to fire hazard

Starting date:
July 25, 2019
Posting date:
July 25, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Outdoor Living
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-70513

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Fusion 3-in-1 Solar Powered Tiki Torch.
  • Issue: The batteries in the solar-powered light fixture can overheat causing the light fixture to melt posing a fire hazard.
  • What to do: Consumers should return the affected product to the store of purchase for a full refund.

Affected products

Fusion 3-in-1 Solar Powered Tiki Torch

Product description

This recall involves the black 3-in-1 Solar Powered Tiki Torch with a filigree design with 96 LED's. The SKU is 24943 and the UPC is 672376249439.

Hazard identified

The batteries in the solar powered light fixture can overheat and cause the light fixture's housing to melt, posing a fire hazard.

As of July 22, 2019, the company has received 19 reports of the light melting in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 8,613 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from January 1, 2019 to July 17, 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
Fusion Products Ltd.
Cambridge
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
European Union Division of MU (1931) Ltd.
Shanghai
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return the affected product to the store where it was purchased for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Fusion Products at 1-877-615-1378 or by email.

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.