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Olight Ecommerce Technology recalls flashlights due to burn hazard

Recalled M2R Pro Black

Product Name:

M2R Pro and Warrior Mini Flashlights

Risk:

Flashlights can be inadvertently ignited and overheat when stored in a consumer’s holster or pocket, posing a burn hazard to consumers.

Reminder date:

March 09, 2022

Recall Details

The description:

This recall involves the M2R Pro and Warrior Mini flashlights. The M2R Pro was sold in Black, Camouflage, Desert Tan, OD Green, Patriot Edition, Gunmetal Gray, Orange, Blue, Ocean Camo, Purple, White, and Antique Bronze. The dimensions of the M2R Pro are approximately 5.37 inches (W) x 1.16 inches (D). The Warrior Mini was sold in Black, Desert Tan, Camouflage, Spring 2 Ti, Summer 2 Ti, Fall 2 Ti, Winter 2 Ti, Eternal 2 Cu, and Red. The dimensions of the Warrior Mini are approximately 4.19 inches (W) x 0.91 inches (D). Olight and M2R Pro or Warrior Mini are printed on the flashlights.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled flashlights and contact Olight for a full refund in the form of store credit or a free replacement flashlight. The company contacts all known buyers directly.

Incidents/Injuries:

The company received 127 reports of flashlights being inadvertently turned on and overheating resulting in 22 burn reports. Three consumers reported having suffered second degree burns.

Sold to :

Olightstore.com, Amazon.com, and small independent stores nationwide from November 2019 through November 2021 for between $48 and $120.

Importer(s):

Olight Ecommerce Technology Co. Ltd., of Somerset, New Jersey

About US CPSC

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is responsible for protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law prohibits anyone from selling products that are the subject of a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

For vital information:

SaferProducts.gov