Epson Australia Pty Ltd — AC Adapter (EADP-16CB E) for Epson Perfection Scanners
What are the defects?
A component of the insulating resin in the DC Plug may cause the Adapter to overheat, melt, smoke or ignite.
What are the hazards?
If the Adapter overheats this may cause harmful smoke or odours, or an electrical fire, increasing the risk of injury or death.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should stop using the product and unplug it from the wall socket. For instructions on how to identify whether a product is affected by this recall, consumers can visit https://www.epson.com.au/product_notices/scanner_notice.asp
Affected consumers can contact Epson on its toll-free number 1300 059 685 (9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday AEST) to arrange for a replacement adapter.
Michaels Camera and Video
- 1 January 2010 - 31 December 2013
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Office of Fair Trading (NSW) - ERAC is the responsible regulator for this recall.