Firewood Vaporizers Incorporated recalls Firewood 4 Portable Vaporizers

Starting date:
October 20, 2017
Posting date:
October 20, 2017
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Chemicals
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Burn Hazard, Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-64880

Affected products

Firewood 4 Portable Vaporizers

Product description

The vaporizers measure 5 cm wide by 9 cm tall by 2 cm thick and have a sliding battery compartment cover. The body and battery cover of the vaporizers are wooden and were sold finished or unfinished. The Firewood logo is printed on the bottom of the vaporizers.

Hazard identified

An electrical short can occur in the vaporizer, posing a potential fire hazard and burn hazard.

As of October 10, 2017, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada.

Number sold

15 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold at Firewoodvapes.com from November 4, 2016 to June 29, 2017.

Place of origin

Manufactured in USA.

Companies

Manufacturer
Firewood Vaporizers Incorporated
Wellesley
Massachusetts
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact Firewood Vaporizers Incorporated to arrange for a free repair of the product.

For more information, consumers may contact Firewood at 781-738-3838 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or 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.