The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission recalled about 180,000 battery-powered smoke and fire alarms from Universal Security Instruments.

Due to a misaligned internal switch that is causing the alarms to not activate properly there is a significant risk of failure to alert consumers in the event of a fire.

The alarms being recalled are from Universal Security Instruments. The model numbers in question are: MI3050S or MI3050SB and also you should note the date code between January 19th, 2015 to July 11th, 2016.

CLICK HERE to view the complete recall and to view photos of the product which was mainly sold online.