NORTHBROOK, Ill., – Nov. 9, 2010: Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers that the mini iron identified below bears an unauthorized UL Mark.  This iron has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate standard for safety, and is not authorized to bear the UL Mark.  It is unknown if this product complies with United States safety requirements.


Name Of Product: Mini Iron, Model 75383


Number of Units: Unknown


Manufacturer: Unknown



Date of Manufacture: Unknown


Identification:


On the product: The product bears a circular adhesive label with an unauthorized UL Mark and the packaging provides the following information:


BOHIN
FRANCE
MINI-FER
QUILTER’S IRON
110V/120VOLT – MADE IN TAIWAN – 12 WATT


Known to be sold at: Checker Distributors, http://www.checkerdist.com/



Photos of the mini iron with unauthorized UL references: