Heat Detector Recall

Health Canada announces recall on heat detectors over concerns they may not activate

The following detectors are affected by this recall:

Catalog #Description
281B-PLHeat Detector, 135F, Rate of Rise and Fixed Temperature, Edwards-Branded, Honeywell, JCI/Tyco, NAPCO
283B-PLHeat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature, Edwards-branded, Honeywell, JCI/Tyco
104-13Heat Detector, 135F, Rate of Rise and Fixed temperature, sold by Interlogix, NAPCO
104-15Heat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature, sold by Interlogix
1EYC2Heat Detector, 135F, Rate of Rise and Fixed Temperature, Edwards, Grainger P/N
1EYC4Heat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature, Edwards, Grainger P/N
281B-20pkg-OEM-UTCO1Heat Detector, 135F, Rate of Rise and Fixed Temperature, Honeywell Security
281B-20pkg-OEM-UTC20Heat Detector, 135F, Rate of Rise and Fixed Temperature, Interlogix
281B-OEM-UTC01Heat Detector, 135F, Rate of Rise and Fixed Temperature, Honeywell Security
283B-20pkg-OEM-UTC01Heat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature, Honeywell Security
7334OUHeat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature and Rate of Rise, Mirtone
73341UHeat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature, Mirtone
A1281BHeat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature and Rate of Rise, Edwards
A1283BHeat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature, Edwards
281AHeat Detector, 135F, Fixed Temperature and Rate of Rise, Edwards

The recalled products have been available in Canada since 1979, and the company estimates 275,000 and 382,000 were sold since 2004.

Health Canada says those who use the product in “life-safety applications” should contact a fire alarm professional for replacement options.