April Product Recalls
Latest product recalls up to 6th May 2016
9 Mixed fuses - Poundworld
Recall Date: 14th April 2016
Description: 9 mixed fuses sold at Poundworld. Product code: H-28570 Barcode: 5050577285701
Risk: There is a possibility of overheating and fire.
Action: Stop using the product immediately and return the item to any Poundworld store – where you will be issued with a refund or exchange.
KK More LED RGB Stage Lighting
Recall Date: 25th March 2016
Description: Mains-operated LED stage lighting in a black metal tube, with transparent plastic rotating dome. Packaged in a green and white cardboard box. Model W668
Risk: There is a risk of electric shock due to inadequate construction.
Action: If you have an affected product stop using it immediately and remove from the light socket after ensuring that the light fixture is switched off.
Alba 8BG Tablet (sold at Argos)
Recall Date: 17th March 2016
Description: Applies to 3 models of the Alba 8GB tablet sold by Argos: Alba 7 Inch 8GB tablet Sold from July 2015 - March 2016 Cat Number 447/8975
Alba 8 Inch 8GB tablet Sold from October 2015 - March 2016 Cat Number 439/0967
Alba 10 Inch 8GB tablets Sold from October 2015 - March 2016 Cat Number 297/7533
Risk: Electric shock due to possibility that the three-pin attachment on the supplied charger may detach during use, exposing live parts.
Action: Argos should contact anyone with an affected model directly. However, if you believe you have an affected 8GB tablet stop using the supplied 3-pin charger immediately, turn off the switch at the plug and remove from the plug socket.
It is safe to continue using the supplied USB cable to charge the tablet from another source.
For any questions please contact Argos on 03456 402 020
Information supplied by Electrical Safety First for more information on past product recalls visit: http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk/product-recalls/