Schneider Electric Recalls APC Surge Protectors Due to Fire Hazard

Company Schneider Electric IT Corp., of West Kingston, R.I.
Alert Type Recall
Date 10/03/2013
Description This recall involves APC 7 and 8 series SurgeArrest surge protectors manufactured before 2003. The model and serial numbers are located on a label on the bottom of the surge protector. The two numbers that follow the first letter or letters in the serial number sequence indicate the year of manufacture. The unit is included in the recall if the numbers are 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 00, 01 or 02. APC and the words Personal, Professional, Performance or Network are printed on the surge protectors. See the CPSC website for model numbers included in this recall.
Problem The surge protectors can overheat, smoke and melt, posing a fire hazard.
Find Out More http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2014/Schneider-Electric-Recalls-APC-Surge-Protectors/

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