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:

C-UL-US Listed

Adapter Cord Set
Issue No.
BX-4535
SUITABLE FOR USE WITH OUTDOOR APPLIANCES. STORE INDOORS WHILE NOT IN USE.
INTENDED FOR USE ON CONSTRUCTION SITES OR SIMILAR LOCATIONS.
15A 125V 1875W
E72389-F

What You Should Do: UL recommends that consumers stop using the product immediately and return it to the place of purchase.

Photo of the Product:

Photo of the counterfeit cord set from Exito