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Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and New York Zion Trading Corp. Announce Recall of Electric Fans
CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION (CPSC) AND NEW YORK ZION TRADING CORP. ANNOUNCE RECALL OF ELECTRIC FANS
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and New York Zion Trading Corp. of Flushing, New York announce recall of portable oscillating electric fans.
Hazard: The wiring is undersized and the power plug is not polarized, creating fire and shock hazards.
Description: The recall involves 16-inch diameter 3-speed oscillating fans which mount on adjustable stands. “NYZT” appears in the center of the front fan guard. The model numbers, FS-1601A and FS-1607C, are found on a silver label on the back of the controls. The fans come in two color combinations: either blue and white, or all gray.
Remedy: Consumers should stop using these fans immediately and return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: Call New York Zion Trading Corp. collect at (718) 909-7899, between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Monday through Friday.
The CPSC release number is 05-002. The notice issued by the CPSC can be viewed at http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml05/05002.html
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