JBR Solutions is recalling around 51,750 of their surge protectors due to incorrect polarization and badly soldered connections, which pose a risk of fire and electric shock injuries. The recall is for the Aduro Wall Charging Tower surge protectors, which were sold in black or white, with 12 outlets and 2 USB ports. Customers can also look for the model and SKU numbers, AHR-318 (SKU SRG-WT12O2U) or SS-Q1202 (SKU SRG-WT12O2UNV), on a label on the back of the surge protector.
According to JBR, consumers should stop using the product immediately and reach out to them to receive a full refund. However, your rights to compensation may include much more if you’ve suffered one or more injuries due to the issues that are known about these surge protectors. If you’re interested in learning about the monetary damages you may be entitled to, contact us right away to schedule a free consultation.
The mechanical flaws that triggered the recall on these surge protectors can lead to serious health issues, which are associated with fires and electric shock injuries. Below are some of the health complications you may experience:
What to Do if You’ve been Injured by a Defective Surge Protector
- First to third degree burns
- Permanent scarring
- Nerve damage
- Muscle pain
- Problems breathing
- Cardiac arrest
Make sure to go to a hospital right away after your accident to give yourself the best possible chance of recovering from your injuries. A hospital visit is also irrefutable proof of the injuries you’ve suffered as a direct result of a defective JBR Solutions surge protector. Along with seeing a doctor, please take the following steps:
- Take pictures (or ask someone to do it for you) of your injuries and the area where the accident occurred.
- If others witnessed the accident, make sure to get their contact info so that you can ask for a witness statement later on.
- Keep all your evidence in a safe place (medical records, your clothing from the accident, proof of time missed from work, etc.)
- Talk to a product recall lawyer to learn about your rights and legal options.
Can I File a Class Action Lawsuit against the Manufacturer?
Yes, you can certainly choose to initiate a class action claim with other victims who were injured by this product. In fact, class action lawsuits, along with mass torts, are very common after a product recall. However, you should learn about all the legal actions that are available to you, which we can assist you with during a free case evaluation. Simply give us a call at our office if you are wondering, “How can I join a class action lawsuit on this case?’
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Legal representation is essential to recovering the funds you deserve after you’ve been injured through no fault of your own. Our lawyers are more than ready for the challenge of going after the manufacturer and securing the highest possible settlement for you and your loved ones.
Our law firm will provide you with a Zero Fee Guarantee, since you should not have to worry about legal fees at a time like this. We will represent you at no upfront cost, and instead, wait to get paid by the manufacturer at the same time you receive compensation. If we don’t win your case, you pay us absolutely nothing, since we shouldn’t get paid if we don’t succeed in bringing you justice.
The lawyers of DTLA are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, so call us anytime to speak with an experienced class action lawyer.