A potential nonconformance has been issued by Schneider Electric for FA, FH, FI, FY circuit breakers manufactured between May 8, 2013 and June 10, 2013. Additionally, a nonconformance has been issued for KI manufactured from May 2, 2013 – June 21, 2013 built to the UL489 circuit breaker standard.
The safety alert indicates the recalled circuit breakers could potentially have a nonconforming latch in the mechanism. If that is the case, the circuit breaker may not trip on an overload condition. This risk could result in property damage and personal injury.
If you use this specific item, it is recommended to do the following in relation to this recall:
Do you need a full electrical safety audit of your electrical procedures and safety equipment?