What’s the Problem?
This CPSC Recall began on April 8, 2021, and affects Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspots imported by Franklin Wireless Corp.
“Verizon has received 15 reports of devices overheating, including six reports of fire damage to bedding or flooring and two reports of minor burn injuries,” CPSC said.
“Verizon” is printed below the digital display window on the front of the recalled hotspots. The charger provided with the recalled Jetpacks has a sticker on the wire that states: Compatible: FWC MHS900L, Model: FWCR900TVL, DC151030.
Affected hotspots were sold online and at Verizon stores nationwide from April 2017 through March 2021 for between $50 to $150.
Consumers who purchased a recalled wireless hotspot should contact Verizon for information about how to obtain a free replacement hotspot.
The CPSC Recall Number for this item is 21-106.
Do I Have a Verizon Hotspot Class Action Lawsuit?
The Class Action Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Verizon Hotspot Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new personal injury and property damage cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one was injured by a recalled Verizon wireless hotspot, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.