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"Recall Alerts"

01-17-2005

Published by:
Peter A. Lynch, Esq.
of Cozen O'Connor
palynch@cozen.com
http://www.cozen.com

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:      This weekly newsletter covers:

  1. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Psion Teklogix Corp. Announce Recall of AC Power Adapters


(1) CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) AND PSION TEKLOGIX CORP. ANNOUNCE RECALL OF AC POWER ADAPTERS

Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Psion Teklogix Corp., a subsidiary of Psion Teklogix Inc., of Ontario, Canada, announce the recall of AC power adapters for Psion Teklogix notebook computers.

Hazard: The adapters can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers.

Description: The recalled AC power adapters are used with Psion Teklogix netpad®, netBook™, and NETBOOK PRO™ notebook computers. The recalled adapters have a label on the back of the unit which include the name “Sunpower (UK) Ltd,” the part number 9NA0180300, and date code “D/C: 034810.”

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the adapters immediately and contact Psion Teklogix to receive a free replacement unit.

Consumer Contact: Call Psion Teklogix Corp. at (800) 387-8898 between 4:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Monday through Friday or e-mail the company at adapter.recall@psionteklogix.com to receive the free replacement unit. For additional information, consumers can view the adapter recall at www.psionteklogix.com

The CPSC release number is 05-070. The notice issued by the CPSC can be viewed at http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml05/05070.html

DISCLAIMER: This column is not intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The information contained in this update is general in nature. Individual situations of readers may not fit the general educational information described in the column. Readers are strongly encouraged to consult with an attorney to evaluate individual situations and provide legal advice. Any reliance on the information contained herein is taken at the reader's own risk and should not be considered legal advice.

Mr. Lynch can be reached at Cozen and O'Connor, 501 West Broadway, Suite 1610, San Diego, California 92101, 800-782-3366 (voice), 619-234-7831 (fax), palynch@cozen.com (e-mail), http://www.cozen.com. Follow us on Twitter at @firesandrain.

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