Outlet Converters Recalled Due to Shock and Fire Hazards

Outlet converters recalled by Ningbo Litesun Electric with Home Depot due to shock and fire hazards.

The company says the outlet converters front outlet prongs are not configured correctly, resulting in reverse polarity when plugs are inserted.

The firm has received one report of a consumer who was shocked while using an outlet converter.

The recall includes commercial electric 15-amp triplex outlet converters with model number LA-05 and UPC 818897010121.

The model number is printed on the mold on the side that the prongs are located and the UPC number is printed on a sticker on the top of the converter along with the UL listing.

The outlet converters were sold at Home Depot stores nationwide and online from February through July.

Contact Home Depot for a refund.