Home Charger Recall

24 May 2012

Risk

The product poses a risk of electric shock because:

  • Creepage distances between “live” and “accessible” printed tracks are not sufficient.
  • Insulation between the primary and secondary windings of the transformer is not equivalent to reinforced insulation.
  • Creepage distances between primary and secondary windings are not sufficient.
  • It does not have sufficient mechanical strength and the pins can break.

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

Description

Home charger for iPods in plastic and cardboard packaging (NOT ORIGINAL PRODUCT)

What To Do

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

Unknown.

Recall date 24 May 2012
Categories Chargers & Adaptors
Brands I-Power