Mains charger for mobile phone Recall

20 January 2011

Risk

The product poses a risk of electric shock because: - wires to the conductor pins are held in place by solder only; - single insulation mains wiring could touch low voltage parts on the printed circuit board; - the electric strength of the insulation between the input conductor pins and the DC output connector is not sufficient; - there is no fuse fitted to the mains circuit. One incident reported involving damage to the product. The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN60950.

Description

Mains charger intended for use with Samsung Galaxy S mobile phone (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT). Product supplied without packaging.

What To Do

Voluntary recall from consumers by the importer.

The manufacturer may not have provided a way to exchange your product. Read our product recall advice to find out what to do next.

Electrical Safety First recommends that anyone who discovers they have an electrical item that has been recalled should stop using it until it has been checked by the manufacturer.

 

Model numbers

MOT-V8/V9/Q9

Recall date 20 Jan 2011
Categories Chargers & Adaptors
Brands Unknown