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Municipality of the District of Chester
Fire & Emergency Response

Date
Item
Hazard
Date Posted: October 12, 2018
Item: This recall involves Links Series chargers that are used with golf carts.
Hazard Identified:

The control board can fail and overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

Date Posted: October 12, 2018
Item: This recall involves solar/battery powered, motion-activated outdoor LED light fixtures sold under the All-Pro and Defiant brands.
Hazard Identified:

The batteries in the solar-powered light fixtures can overheat and cause the light fixture's housing to melt, posing a fire hazard.

Date Posted: September 18, 2018
Item: This recall involves the FLEXI LIGHT multi-purpose utility lighter. The lighters have a flexible black metallic barrel attached to 2 silver parts and the brand name "Clair de lune/ Ambiance" printed on the lighter.
Hazard Identified:

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these lighters do not meet the Lighters Regulations in Canada and may pose a fire or burn hazard. Specifically, the child-resistant mechanism may not work properly.

Date Posted: September 18, 2018
Item: This recall involves the Allure and Allure Pro 2200W ionic ceramic hair dryers. The hand-held hair dryers are black or white and include a concentrator nozzle.
Hazard Identified:

 

The hair dryer and power cord can overheat and catch on fire, posing fire, burn and electrical shock hazards.

Date Posted: September 12, 2018
Item: This recall involves seven different series of BlueStar and Big Chill free-standing ranges and one series of gas-powered wall ovens.
Hazard Identified:

Use of the convection oven fan during pre-heating or broiling can cause accumulated gas to ignite, posing a burn hazard to consumers when oven door is opened.

Date Posted: September 12, 2018
Item: This recall involves the RIDGID NXT 6 gallon (model HD06000) and 9 gallon (model HD09000) Wet/Dry Vacuum Cleaners.
Hazard Identified:

The on/off switch can be dislodged or pulled out from the vacuum motor cover. Doing so while the vacuum is plugged in could expose the user to energised wiring connectors and pose a potential shock hazard.

Date Posted: September 10, 2018
Item: This recall involves candles which spontaneously re-ignite after being blown out. These candles are identified by the brand name Crave and UPC 637118111238.
Hazard Identified:

Candles which can spontaneously re-ignite are prohibited in Canada by the Candles Regulations under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act as they can re-ignite after disposal, potentially causing fires.

Date Posted: September 6, 2018
Item: Hawthorne Ideal-Air 175-pint industrial grade humidifiers
Hazard Identified:

The humidifiers can overheat while in use, posing a risk of fire and electrical shock.

Date Posted: September 4, 2018
Item: This recall involves various Osmo wood finishing products.
Hazard Identified:

The recalled products do not have the proper consumer chemical hazard packaging and labelling required by the consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act.

All products except Osmo Brush Cleaner and Thinner lack the spontaneously combustible symbol and warnings required for flammable consumer chemicals. Products identified as spontaneously combustible may cause rags and cloths used with the product to burn on their own.

Osmo Brush Cleaner and Thinner contains hydocarbons in a level that can pose a danger to human health, especially children, if aspiration occurs. Aspiration occurs when the product is coughed up or vomited after being ingested. This coughing/vomiting causes small particles of the product to travel into the lungs and may result in severe health effects including pulmonary injury, chemical pneumonia or death.

Date Posted: August 30, 2018
Item: This recall involves ibiZ portable USB wall chargers, sold in bulk. The cube-shaped USB chargers were available in blue, purple, white, and black with "ibiZ" printed on the top. The model number CB013 is marked on one of the sides of the chargers. The UCP
Hazard Identified:

The chargers can overheat and melt, posing a fire and burn hazard.

Date Posted: August 30, 2018
Item: This recall involves the PetSmart All Living Things Reptile Strip Light Fixture. The light fixture acts as an accessory for terrariums and aids in the process of simulating natural daylight.
Hazard Identified:

The product may ignite if the fluorescent lighting tube is not installed correctly, posing fire and burn hazards.

Date Posted: August 20, 2018
Item: This recall involves Seabreeze Smart Thermaflo™ Heaters with model number SF14TA and UPC 063635001439. The heater is intended to be mounted over or beside the electrical outlet.
Hazard Identified:

 

In the event of a fault, the safety cut-offs may not operate and allow the heater to rapidly overheat, posing a fire hazard.

Date Posted: August 14, 2018
Item: WorkSafe 3-D cell flashlights
Hazard Identified:

The flashlights are missing an encapsulation on the circuit board component which could allow the flashlight to ignite in an explosive environment, posing a burn hazard and risk of personal injury to the user or bystander.

Date Posted: August 14, 2018
Item: Thermoglow 2hr & 4Hr Stem Wick Chafing fuel and Thermoglow 2.5Hr Methanol Gel Chafing Fuel
Hazard Identified:

The recalled products do not have proper hazard labelling as required by the Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001 under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act. Improper labelling could result in unintentional exposure to these products and lead to serious illness, injury or death.

Date Posted: August 10, 2018
Item: This recall involves Coleman, Coleman Evcon and Red T brand furnaces which are silver in color with white access panels.
Hazard Identified:

The furnaces can overheat causing the heat exchanger to crack, burn-through and in extreme cases cause furnace wrapper burn-through. This can lead to heating and possible burning of the drywall and other combustibles adjacent to the furnace, which poses a risk of significant property damage, personal injury or death.

Date Posted: July 18, 2018
Item: This recall involves the Apex Premium LED Lighting Set. The products are non-rechargeable battery powered. They use standard AA batteries.
Hazard Identified:

The battery box of the affected product may melt when the lights are turned on, posing fire and burn hazards.

Date Posted: June 26, 2018
Item: This recall involves the Home Flexible Multi-Purpose utility gas lighters with a 5” flexible wand. These lighters are refillable and the flame is adjustable. The recall concerns model #BBQ- 2600CR-ETC with UPC 822733191127 as well as item # 6311-056 on th
Hazard Identified:

Health Canada's sampling and evaluation program has determined that these lighters do not meet the Lighters Regulations in Canada and may pose a fire or burn hazard. Specifically the lighters:

may exceed the allowable flame height during ignition;
may exhibit an abnormal, sudden increase in flame height; and
may continue to burn after the trigger mechanism has been released.

Date Posted: June 27, 2018
Item: This recall involves MASTER Chef BBQ Igniter lighters. These refillable lighters feature an adjustable flame height and are 285 mm long with a grey handle and black barrel.
Hazard Identified:

Health Canada’s sampling and evaluation program has determined that these lighters do not meet the Lighters Regulations in Canada and may pose a fire or burn hazard. Specifically the lighters:

may exceed the allowable flame height during ignition;
may exhibit an abnormal, sudden increase in flame height; and
may continue to burn after the trigger mechanism has been released.

Date Posted: April 5, 2018
Item: This recall involves the 3M Scotch™ Brand Thermal Laminator, Model number TL901C-T, UPC 00076308721831
Hazard Identified:

The plastic housing on the bottom of the product may become overheated, causing the housing to deform. The deformed plastic may pose a potential risk of burn if the product were to be touched on the bottom at the time of overheating.

Date Posted: April 4, 2018
Item: This recall involves blackweb Power Banks. Power banks with the following UPC and model numbers are included in the recall:blackweb 5200mAh Power Bank S5201 840518100287, blackweb 6600mAh Power Bank S6601 840518100294 and blackweb 10000mAh Power Bank S100
Hazard Identified:

The power bank's battery can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

Date Posted: March 27, 2018
Item: This recall involves Nexxtech power banks. Power banks with the following UPC and model numbers are included in the recall:Nexxtech 6000mAh Power Bank 8047795 741235975045, Nexxtech 6000mAh Wireless Power Bank 8061303 741235993360,Nexxtech 8000mAh Power B
Hazard Identified:

The power bank's battery can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

Date Posted: March 26, 2018
Item: This recall involves various uncertified USB chargers sold at various retailers across Canada. Please refer to the table included in the recall notice
Hazard Identified:

The recalled USB chargers did not pass a standard electrical test, and may pose a risk of electrical shock and fire.

Date Posted: March 22, 2018
Item: Makita brand hand-held line trimmer with model number ER2600L, UPC 0 88381 69668 5 and serial number ranges from 161200801 to 161200870.161200801 to 161200870
Hazard Identified:

The grommet holding the fuel line and sealing the opening in the fuel tank may become dislodged and allow fuel to leak from the tank, posing fire and burn hazards to the consumer.