PRODUCT RECALL – TC Electronic Bass Guitar Amplifier

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Recall date: March 21, 2013 Name of product: Bass Guitar Amplifiers, Units: About 388 Hazard: A nut inside the chassis can come loose and fall between the electrical coils, posing an electrical shock hazard to consumers. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using, unplug the amplifiers and contact tc electronic for instructions on free shipping and […]

PRODUCT RECALL – Samsonite Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits

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Recall date: February 12, 2013 Name of product: Samsonite Dual-Wattage Travel Converter Kits Hazard: The converter can overheat if a load in excess of 50 watts is applied to the converter while in the 50-watt setting. This poses a fire and burn hazard to consumers. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled travel converters […]

Time to Change your Smoke Detector Battery!

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You’ve changed your clocks (hopefully!) for Daylight Savings Time but the Pitt Meadows Fire & Rescue Service wants to also remind residents of the importance of changing the batteries on home smoke detectors. Both today and the end of Daylight Savings Time (November) are opportune times to check and change batteries in smoke and other detectors in your home. For further […]

Product Recall – Ryobi Cordless Tool Battery Pack

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Subject: One World Technologies Recalls Ryobi Cordless Tool Battery Pack Due to Fire and Burn Hazards Recall date: February 26, 2013 Name of product: Ryobi Lithium 18 V 4Ah Battery Pack Units: About 54,200 in the United States and 2,200 in Canada Hazard: The battery pack can overheat and burst while on a charger, posing […]

Product Recall – Jerdon Style One-Cup Coffeemakers

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Recall date: February 27, 2013 Name of product: One-cup Coffeemakers Hazard: The coffeemaker can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers. Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled coffee makers and contact Jerdon Style for instructions on how to receive a full refund. Consumer Contact: Jerdon Style; at (800) 223-3571, from […]

Burn Permit Holder? Daily Air Quality Report Information

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Do you have a 3-day Burn Permit? Each morning you must call the Metro Vancouver Hotline to find out what the Air Quality Report is for that day. Phone – 604-436-6777 –> Option 2 –> Option 1 The message will be updated daily and will tell you whether or not burning is permitted for that […]