More than 100,000 battery rechargers for video game controllers are being recalled because they can overheat. Other recalled items include children’s robes and pajamas that fail to meet flammability standards.
Here’s a more detailed look:
XBOX ONE VIDEO GAME CONTROLLER BATTERY RECHARGERS
DETAILS: Energizer XBOX ONE 2X Smart Chargers used to charge XBOX ONE video game controllers. “Energizer” is printed on the charger’s label. Item number 048-052-NA is printed on the bottom of the chargers. The chargers hold up to two XBOX controllers. They were sold at Best Buy, GameStop and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other online retailers from February 2016 through February 2017.
WHY: The battery chargers can overheat and damage the XBOX ONE video game controller, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
INCIDENTS: 24 reports of the chargers overheating and deforming the charger’s plastic cover, including 6 reports of chargers emitting a burning odor. No injuries have been reported.
HOW MANY: About 121,000 in the U.S., about 7,250 in Canada and 2,560 in Mexico.
FOR MORE: Call Performance Designed Products at 800-263-1156 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday, or visit at www.pdp.com and click on Safety Recall for more information.
CHILDREN’S ROBES AND PAJAMAS
DETAILS: Children’s robes and two-piece pajama sets. The recalled two-piece sets are a long-sleeve top and pants and have a sewn-in side fabric label that has “LIVLY,” ”www.livlyclothing.com” and RN number 146214 printed on it. The two-piece sets also have a printed label with “LIVLY” on the back of the neck and at the back of the pants. The recalled robes have a chest pocket on the left side with the word “Mini” embroidered on it, two pockets at the bottom and one snap-closure on the right side above the abdomen for closure. A belt is attached to the center back of the robe and an outline of a sleeping face is embroidered on the back of the robe. A fabric label with “LIVLY” and…