Generac Recalls Portable Generators Due to Serious Fire and Burn Hazards
September 15, 2023
This recall involves lithium-ion batteries for HP Notebook computers and mobile workstations. The batteries were shipped with or sold as accessories for HP ProBooks (64x G2 and G3 series, 65x G2 and G3 series), HPx360 310 G2, HP Envy m6, HP Pavilion x360, HP 11, HP ZBook (17 G3, 17 G4, and Studio G3) Mobile Workstations. The batteries were also sold as accessories or replacement batteries for the HP ZBook Studio G4 mobile workstation or for any of the products listed above.
HP has received eight reports of battery packs overheating, melting, or charring, including three reports of property damage totaling $4,500 with one report of a minor injury involving a first-degree burn to the hand.
This recall is something that all subrogation professionals should make note of. Additional information on this recall can be found on the Consumer Product Safety Commission website. Click Here for a list of Butler’s Subrogation Attorneys.