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    Intertek Warns of Unauthorized ETL Certification Mark on Huizhou Faith Electric Manufacture (Smart Electrician) Receptacle Type GFCIs

  • Sep 01, 2017

    September 1, 2017 – The following is a notification from Intertek that the Receptacle Type Ground-Fault Circuit-Interrupters manufactured by Huizhou Faith Electric Manufacture identified below bears unauthorized Intertek Certification Marks for the United States and Canada. These products were previously found to be non-compliant, subsequently terminated in 2015 and continue to be found in the marketplace today.

    Product Description: Receptacle Type Ground-Fault Circuit-Interrupters Model GLX-15ATR under the brand name Smart Electrician

    Manufacturer: Huizhou Faith Electric Manufacture

    Number of Units: Unknown

    Identification: On Product: cETLus certification mark with Control Number 4008942, identifying model as GLX-15ATR. The inspection tag shows date of manufacturing of 2016-45. See also product photos below.

    Reported Hazards: Products may fail to properly break a circuit in a fault Sold at Known to be sold at Menards (http://www.menards.com) and may be sold by other retailers.

    What to do: Products should be removed from service and returned to the point of purchase. Distributors and retailers should discontinue sales and return all inventories to their suppliers.

    Photographs of Unauthorized Products:

       

    Click HERE to download PDF of Product Warning.