June Product Recalls
Latest product recalls up to 17th June 2016
LED PAR Floodlight
Recall Date: 10th June 2016
Description: 4 LED floodlights supplied with a remote control packaged in a cardboard box
Risk: There is a risk of electric shock due to the inadequate design and construction.
Action: Stop using the product immediately. As there is no brand identified no manufacturer return information provided.
STIHL Cordless Hedge Trimmer Models HSA65 & HSA 85
Recall Date: 16th June 2016
Description: STIHL HSA 65 & HSA 85 cordless lithium-ion battery powered hedge trimmer.
Risk: There is a risk of injury due to malfunction. In rare instances the trimmers may start operating when only one switch is pressed, or continue to operate when the switches are released.
Action: If you have an affected product stop using it immediately and contact your STIHL dealer. email@example.com
Green Smoke USB wall adapter
Recall Date: 25th May 2016
Description: Applies to model number JD-050-050. Black wall adapter with a green and white green smoke logo.
Risk: Electric shock - product housing may break, exposing live parts.
Klein Tool Clamp Meters
Recall Date: 20th May 2016
Description: Klein tools CL110, CL210 and CL310 and CL110KIT digital clamp meters. Date codes of affected products are: 0815U-A1, 1015U-A1, 1115U-A1, 1215U-A1, 0116U-A1, 0216U-A1, and 0316U-A1
Risk: There is a risk that the product can work itself loose over time, potentially leading to a false reading when measuring voltage. Thise issue could indicate a reading of zero voltage on energized systems resulting in the operator falsey believing the electrical power is off, posing shock, electrocution and burn hazards.
Information supplied by Electrical Safety First for more information on past product recalls visit: http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk/product-recalls/