Mobile phone charger Recall

27 January 2011

Risk

The product poses a risk of electric shock due to :

 

lack of double insulation.

live and neutral parts are only 0.9 mm apart (standard requires min 2 mm).

insufficient wiring and non-secured soldering likely to cause a short circuit.

inadequate construction.

 

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60950.

Description

Mobile phone battery chargers (various) in individual cardboard boxes. All marked ‘FS Accessories High Quality Travel Charger’.

What To Do

Various travel chargers marked with GX30, or MYC-2, or NOK, or CST13, as if compatible with various mobile phones.

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

Various travel chargers marked with GX30, or MYC-2, or NOK, or CST13, as if compatible with various mobile phones

Recall date 27 Jan 2011
Categories Chargers & Adaptors
Brands FS Accessories