Safety Alert Number 1006345



CSPC Announces: Dritz™ Electric Scissors
Recalled by Prym Due to Fire and Burn Hazards
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named
below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using
recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled
consumer product. Name of Product: Dritz Quick Cut™ Electric Scissors
Units: About 12,000
Distributor: Prym Consumer USA, of Spartanburg, S.C. Hazard: The electric scissors can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Incidents/Injuries: Prym Consumer USA has received two reports of the electric scissors igniting causing minor
property damage. No injuries have been reported. Description: The electric scissors are white and blue, about 10" long and include an AC adaptor. "Dritz" is written
on the handle on the blue grip. Sold at: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores and other craft stores nationwide from September 2009 through February
2010 for about $50. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Return the scissors to store where purchased or mail directly to Prym Consumer USA for a refund. If mailing to Prym, please include the product, your complete name, mailing address and phone number in the
package and mail to Prym Consumer USA Recall Center, 950 Brisack Road, Spartanburg, SC 29303. To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10262.html