USCPSC Recall # 14-262 was just announced. Millions of AC power cables are being recalled.
From the CPSC website: “This recall involves Hewlett-Packard’s LS-15 AC power cord. The power cords were distributed with HP and Compaq notebook and mini notebook computers and with AC adapter-powered accessories such as docking stations. The power cords are black in color and have an “LS-15” molded mark on the AC adapter end of the power cord.”
These cords were initially distributed from September 2010 – June 2012. The cords came with a variety of different Notebook and mini notebook computers and accessories.