Northbrook, Ill., November 23, 2009 —
Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying manufacturers that the
switch identified below, bears an unauthorized UL Recognized Component
Mark. This product 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 UL safety requirements.
switch is similar to a switch that is authorized to bear the UL
Recognized Component Mark. The difference between the switches is
Name of unauthorized product: Special-Use Switch, Model MR Series
Number of units: Unknown
Date of manufacture: Unknown
Identification of unauthorized switch: On the product: This switch has an unauthorized UL Recognition Mark, in blurred stencils.
What should you do: Manufacturers of UL certified products that have used this device are requested to contact UL at: https://www.ul.com/global/eng/pages/offerings/perspectives/consumer/fieldreport.
Manufacturer contact for the authorized product: CANAL Electronic Co., Ltd., http://www.canal.com.tw/