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Health Canada recalls phone charging pad due to burn hazard

Health Canada has recalled a wireless charging pad due to a potential burn hazard.

The Pro Charge Power Wireless Charging pad can overheat while in use, says a recall alert.

<who>Photo credit: Health Canada

The charging pad is an inductive device charger that is circular in shape. It is clear with a black and red plastic centre and comes with a black cord for charging. It can be identified with the item number 74655 and UPC 842583063023.

As of May 23, 2019, the company has received no reports of overheating in Canada, and no reports of injuries.

The affected products were sold from November 2018 to May 2019. Approximately 7000 units were sold in Canada.

<who>Photo credit: Health Canada

Consumers should immediately stop using the product and contact New Independent Marketing for a refund.

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