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Thermal DOT Matrix Printer (November 11, 2005)

Starting date:
November 11, 2005
Posting date:
January 23, 2006
Type of communication:
Medical Device Recall
Medical Device
Hazard classification:
Type II
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Product Safety
General Public, Healthcare Professionals, Hospitals
Identification number:


Reversed polarity of the capacitor in the printer may cause overheating and possibly be a fire hazard.

Affected products

Thermal DOT Matrix Printer

Lot or serial number

T2370-0009, T2482-0081

Model or catalog number

Not applicable


Not Applicable