UL Warns of Video Game Charger With Unauthorized UL Certification Mark



    NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 5 /CNW/ -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is
notifying consumers that Teknocreations Video Game Handle Chargers bearing an
unauthorized UL Mark for the United States and Canada, identified below, have
not been evaluated for safety by UL. It is unknown if this product complies
with U.S. and Canadian safety requirements.
    

    This notice supersedes the UL notice issued May 21, 2009.

    Name of Product:
    Model ICX360500 (InCharge for Xbox 360),
    Model ICWII200 (InCharge for Wii)

    Number of Units: 4500 to 6000

    Manufacturer: WELLFORM Industrial Ltd., Guangdong, China

    Date of Manufacture: Unknown

    
    Identification: This notice only covers products marked with the UL Mark
for the United States and Canada, as shown below:


    InCharge for XBOX 360                   InCharge for Wii

    TEKNOCREATIONS                         TEKNOCREATIONS

    
    US Part# ICX360500                     US Part# ICWII200
    Canadian Part# ICX360500FR             Canadian Part# ICWII200FR
    

    
    Important only use the AC adaptor      Important only use the AC adaptor
    that was included with the             that was included with the
    InCharge for XBOX 360.                 InCharge for Wii.
    

    www.TeknoCreations.com                 www.TeknoCreations.com

    (UL Mark)                        (UL Mark)

    
           Made in China                          Made in China

    Sold at: Known to be sold at www.amazon.com and possibly other retailers.

    
    Photos of product: Photos of the counterfeit video game chargers are
available at:
http://www.ul.com/global/eng/pages/corporate/newsroom/publicnotices/.

    If the product or packaging does not bear the UL Mark as shown at the
above link, it is not covered by this notice.

    Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is an independent product safety
certification organization that has been testing products and writing
Standards for Safety for over a century. UL evaluates more than 19,000 types
of products, components, materials and systems annually with 20 billion UL
Marks appearing on 72,000 manufacturers' products each year. UL's worldwide
family of companies and network of service providers includes 64 laboratory,
testing and certification facilities serving customers in 98 countries. For
more information, visit: www.UL.com/newsroom.
    





    




For further information:

For further information: Joe Hirschmugl, Global Media Relations Manager
of Underwriters Laboratories, +1-847-664-1508, Joseph.F.Hirschmugl@us.ul.com
Web Site: http://www.UL.com/newsroom

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