Vacuum Cleaner Recall

02 March 2012

Risk

Poorly made electrical terminations could lead to overheating and arcing, eventually leading to the product bursting into flames.

Two incidents reported.

The product does not comply with the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

Description

Cyclonic vacuum cleaner made of black coloured plastic

What To Do

If you have one of the affected vacuum cleaners, please stop using it immediately. Customers who have purchased any of these vacuum cleaners should return it immediately to any Poundstretcher store where a full refund will be given. A receipt is not necessary.

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

Type/number of model: VC006-2 PLU256749

Order No. M5001393

Barcode: 5 029551 546176

Recall date 02 Mar 2012
Categories General Household
Brands Unknown