While no injuries have been officially reported as of December 2016, CPSC recommends that consumers stop using these products immediately and contact World Trading via phone at 1-877-498-8697 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to exchange their recalled product for a free UL-certified replacement hoverboard.
Description of Recalled Hoverboards
The following information was provided by the CPSC:
This recall involves Orbit brand self-balancing scooters and hoverboards, each with two wheels at either end of a platform and powered by lithium ion battery packs.
Orbit brand hoverboards were sold in six colors: black, blue, gold, green, red and white.
The brand name “Orbit” is printed on a black sticker on the underside of the hoverboard.
These scooters were sold through Evine’s televised shopping programs and online at evine.com in December 2015 for about $300.