Pro Charge Power Wireless Charging Pads recalled due to burn hazard

Starting date:
June 14, 2019
Posting date:
June 14, 2019
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Electronics
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Burn Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-70183

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Pro Charge Power Wireless Charging Pad
  • Issue: The wireless charging pads can overheat while in use, posing a burn hazard.
  • What to do: Immediately stop using the recalled charging pad and contact New Independent Marketing for a refund.

Affected products

Pro Charge Power Wireless Charging Pad

Product description

This recall involves the Pro Charge Power Wireless Charging Pad, which is an inductive device charger that is circular in shape. It is clear with a black and red plastic center and comes with a black cord for charging. It can be identified with the item number 74655 and UPC 842583063023.

Hazard identified

The wireless charging pads can overheat while in use, posing a burn hazard.

As of May 23, 2019, the company has received no reports of overheating in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 7000 units of the affected product were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from November 2018 to May 2019.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Importer
New Independent Marketing
Concord
Ontario
CANADA
Manufacturer
Hua Fu Industrial Park
Longhua District
Shenzhen City
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled charging pads and contact New Independent Marketing for a refund.

For more information, consumers may contact New Independent Marketing, Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, at 1-905-761-9028, press 0, then ask to speak to Maria.

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.