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If You're Using This Phone Charger, Stop Immediately

Best Life Logo By Sarah Crow of Best Life | Slide 1 of 5: A popular phone charger has been pulled from shelves and experts are warning that anyone with one at home should stop using it immediately. On Jan. 13, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that Belkin had voluntarily recalled one of its wireless phone chargers over serious safety concerns. Read on to discover if your charger is affected by the recall, and for more products to ditch ASAP, If You Bought These 2 Things From Target, Return Them Now.The recall affects approximately 2,280 of Belkin's Portable Wireless Charger + Stand Special Edition products sold through Belkin.com and Apple.com between July 2020 and Oct. 2020. The chargers in question are being pulled from shelves due to a manufacturing error, which can lead to the charger overheating or shocking users. While no injuries have been reported yet, the CPSC says, "consumers should immediately stop using the recalled portable wireless chargers."Anyone with one of the affected chargers at home can contact Belkin to receive a full refund or get credit to purchase another product with the company. Belkin will also provide information on how to properly dispose of the chargers.Belkin isn't the only popular brand to pull its products over safety concerns in recent weeks; read on to discover which other products have been subject to recent recalls. And if you want to stay safe, If You Bought This From Costco, Stop Using It Immediately.Read the original article on Best Life.

If You're Using This Phone Charger, Stop Immediately

A popular phone charger has been pulled from shelves and experts are warning that anyone with one at home should stop using it immediately. On Jan. 13, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that Belkin had voluntarily recalled one of its wireless phone chargers over serious safety concerns. Read on to discover if your charger is affected by the recall, and for more products to ditch ASAP, If You Bought These 2 Things From Target, Return Them Now.

The recall affects approximately 2,280 of Belkin's Portable Wireless Charger + Stand Special Edition products sold through Belkin.com and Apple.com between July 2020 and Oct. 2020. The chargers in question are being pulled from shelves due to a manufacturing error, which can lead to the charger overheating or shocking users. While no injuries have been reported yet, the CPSC says, "consumers should immediately stop using the recalled portable wireless chargers."

Anyone with one of the affected chargers at home can contact Belkin to receive a full refund or get credit to purchase another product with the company. Belkin will also provide information on how to properly dispose of the chargers.

Belkin isn't the only popular brand to pull its products over safety concerns in recent weeks; read on to discover which other products have been subject to recent recalls. And if you want to stay safe, If You Bought This From Costco, Stop Using It Immediately.

Read the original article on Best Life.

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