Northbrook, Ill., February 19, 2009 – Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers and retailers that cord sets manufactured by Exito Electronics Co. Ltd. bear a label with an unauthorized UL Mark. These cord sets do not comply with UL’s safety requirements and may pose a risk of shock or fire.
Number of Units: Unknown quantity
Name of Product: Model A8312002YW
Date of Manufacture: Unknown
Manufacturer: Exito Electronics Co. Ltd.
Hazard: These products may overheat, creating a potential risk of electric shock and fire to users.
Identification: On the product: The cord is approximately 2 feet in length and has a blue tag with the following information:
Adapter Cord Set
SUITABLE FOR USE WITH OUTDOOR APPLIANCES. STORE INDOORS WHILE NOT IN USE.
INTENDED FOR USE ON CONSTRUCTION SITES OR SIMILAR LOCATIONS.
15A 125V 1875W
What You Should Do: UL recommends that consumers stop using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase.
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