Kyvas International Co. Ltd

August 06, 2008 10:37 ET

Kyvas International Ltd (Steamer Deck & patio) Recalls Retractable Awning With Motor Due to Potential Power Cord Safety Hazard

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2008) - The Electrical Safety Authority is notifying the public that Kyvas International Co. Ltd has announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately.

Name of Product: Retractable Awning with motor, 8 ft x 12 ft / model # HMO-250360FRS (167-090)

Units: 3200 units affected in Canada

Manufacturer: Zhejiang Zhengte Group Company Limited

Importer: Home Depot of Canada Inc.

Supplier: Kyvas International Co. Ltd.

Hazard: Possible humidity infiltration through wire coating causing wire damage over a period of time.

Incidents/Injuries: No reported injuries, incidents or damage to date.

Description/Model: Retractable Awning with motor. The awning size is 8 ft x 12 ft / model # HMO-250360FRS (167- 090)

Sold by: Home Depot of Canada Inc.

Distributed: between April 2006 to April 2008

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: A consumer in possession of this product should contact the supplier for disposition and free exchange of the affected product.

Consumer Contact: Call 1-800-499-4096 or fax your information to 770-975-7366 or Email: awningrecall@mindspring.com

Remarks: The Retractable Awning with Motor is not certified to Canadian Standards.

Contact Information

  • Kyvas International Ltd
    Dieter Pung
    905-780-8222 (ext. 2223)