Yesterday, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with Pelican Accessories and parent firm Electro Source, announced a voluntary recall of the Pelican Power Brick accessory for PSP.
The recalled Pelican Power Brick is an external recharging battery pack that sells as a separate accessory to be used with the Sony PSP (PlayStation Portable). The model number for the battery charger, PL-6018, can be found on the back of the unit. The battery charger was sold alone and also as part of several kits containing other accessories by Electro Source LLC.
Only the Pelican Power Brick is included in this recall.
If you own the Pelican Power Brick, you should stop using it immediately and contact Electro Source LLC to receive a choice of several replacement products.
The telephone number to the company's recall hotline is (800) 263-1156 anytime. Alternatively, you can get more information on the recall and register for a replacement product by visiting the company's recall Web site, which is located at www.powerbrickrecall.net .