Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Safety Alert

Matco Tools Wireless Chargers Recalled by Professional Tool Products Due to Burn Hazard

Name of product: Matco Tools wireless chargers

Hazard: The wireless chargers can overheat, posing a burn hazard.

Remedy: Refund

Recall date: April 3, 2019

Units: About 4,800 (in addition, about 200 were sold in Canada)

Consumer Contact: Professional Tool Products toll-free at 866-496-8423 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.professionaltoolproducts.com and click on "Product Recalls" for more information.

Description: This recall involves Matco Tools brand wireless chargers. The recalled chargers are round and have "MATCO TOOLS" and the Matco logo printed on a black background in the center. They measure about 4 inches in diameter and ½ an inch in height and were sold with a USB connector cable.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chargers and return them to the place of purchase for either a full refund or Matco Tools store credit of equal value.

Incidents/Injuries: Professional Tool Products has received six reports of the chargers overheating, including two reports of burns to consumers' fingers.

Sold Exclusively At: Matco Tools mobile truck stores nationwide from November 2018 through January 2019 for about $25.

Importer: Professional Tool Products LLC, of Travelers Rest, S.C.

Manufactured In: China