Recall Issued for Wireless Phone Chargers That Could Overheat While in Use
This recall involves wireless smart phone chargers with model number AC16B printed on the bottom
Bluefin has initiated a recall for approximately 3,000 wireless phone chargers that can overheat while being used, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
This recall involves wireless smart phone chargers with model number AC16B printed on the bottom of the charger. The impacted chargers are circular and have clear edges and a white plastic center with black trim. They measure about 3.9" in diameter and 0.4" tall. A black USB cable is included with the chargers.
When and where were they sold?
The recalled phone chargers were distributed as a free promotional item to attendees at the FICO World tradeshow in Miami Beach, Florida and other events and the ad specialty channel in April 2018.
Thus far, Bluefin has received three reports of the phone chargers overheating. No injuries have been reported.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled wireless phone chargers and contact Bluefin at (877) 211-7220 ext. 145 for a full refund.