This recall involves Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation), model number 5UM5E5 smart doorbell cameras. The video doorbells have a blue ring at the front and come in two colors: “satin nickel” (black and silver) and “venetian bronze” (black and bronze). They were sold with a mounting bracket and a USB charging cable. The two-way audio doorbell can be hardwired or battery-powered and supports night vision. The Ring logo is printed on the bottom front of the doorbell and the model and S/N are on a label on the back of the doorbell and the outer packaging. Consumers can determine if their doorbell is included in this recall by entering the doorbell’s serial number at http://support.ring.com/ring-2nd-gen-recall. Only Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation) models with certain serial numbers are included.
Ring Video Doorbells (2nd Generation)About 350,000 (In addition, about 8,700 were sold in Canada)
URL : https://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/74279r-eng.php
Electronics and home goods stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and Ring.com from June 2020 through October 2020 for approximately $100.
Recall Date: Nov 10, 2020
Ring has received 85 incident reports of incorrect doorbell screws installed with 23 of those doorbells igniting, resulting in minor property damage. The firm has received eight reports of minor burns.
Ring LLC, of Santa Monica, Calif.
Recall ID: 8940
Last Published: Nov 10, 2020
Emert Number: 21028
Emert Status: Announced