Residual Current Device (RCD) recall

These Residual Current Devices may not provide any protection against electric shock or fire as intended, in the event of an electrical fault in connected electrical equipment.

RCD branded PDL POWERGUARD Vertical Switched Socket

  • PDL Cat: 691RCD30WH; and

RCD branded PDL POWERGUARD Rewireable Cord-set

  • PDL Cat: 955RW; 953/15; 954; 955; 955/10; NT955BULK; 956 

Batch code 0507 (week 05 of 2007) sold nationally between March 2007 and January 2008. Please refer to the below images to locate the position of the batch code:

 

[image] Black circles showing Cat 691RCD30 batch number located under removable clip-on cover plate of a socket
[image] Black circles showing Cat 955RW (and other cord-set products) batch number location on side of the RCD device

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safety Issue

Failure of the RCD to operate as intended may result in serious harm, electrocution and/or fire. 

What to do

If you identify the 0507 batch code you should stop using the products and immediately seek advice from the number below. The products from the 0507 batch code will be replaced free of charge.

Contact Schneider Electric NZ Ltd by:

Instructions will be provided on how each product will be replaced upon contacting us.

No other PDL items are affected.

Product safety recall - RCD branded PDL powerguards (PDF 268 KB)