Recalled Product Name/Brand/ID
VRURC Portable Chargers
Recall Product Images
Potential Risks or Issues
The recalled VRURC portable chargers can ignite, posing a fire hazard.
Has Anyone Been Injured?
VRURC has received one report of fire during a commercial flight, which resulted in four flight attendants being transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
About the Recall
This recall involves VRURC portable chargers with model number “OD-B7,” which have built-in cables and a built-in wall plug. The model number is printed on the back of the recalled chargers, which were sold in black, blue, green, orange, pink, red, and white color options.
Where to Find Unique Identification of this Product
The unique identification of this product can be found on the back of the VRURC portable chargers, where the model number “OD-B7” is printed.
How Many Units Are Affected?
About 190,000 units of the VRURC portable chargers are affected by this recall.
Affected Batch/Date Range
The VRURC portable chargers were sold from July 2021 through May 2023.
Who is the Distributor(s)?
The distributor of the recalled VRURC portable chargers is Shenzhen ChuangliJiacheng Technology Co. Ltd., d/b/a VRURC, of China.
Places Where Recalled Product was Sold
The recalled VRURC portable chargers were sold exclusively on Amazon.com.
Where was This Manufactured?
The VRURC portable chargers were manufactured in China.
Actions for Consumers
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled portable chargers and contact VRURC for a free replacement product. VRURC can be reached at 951-593-9128 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at https://www.vrurcpower.com/pages/safety-recall or https://www.vrurcpower.com/ and click on Recalls at the top of the page for more information.
Consumers can contact VRURC to receive a free replacement product for the recalled portable chargers.
For additional information, consumers can visit the CPSC website.
The VRURC portable chargers have been recalled due to a fire hazard, which is a violation of regulatory compliance.
How Can I Protect Myself From Falling Victim?
- Immediately stop using the recalled VRURC portable chargers.
- Contact VRURC to receive a free replacement product.
It is important for consumers to be aware of product recalls and take immediate action to protect themselves from potential hazards. In the case of the VRURC portable chargers, the risk of fire can be mitigated by stopping the use of the recalled chargers and obtaining a free replacement from VRURC.