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    • 3/23/2017
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    • 20170301-4E738-2147405565
    Incident Description: I purchased a Fitbit Charge 2 fitness tracker, which I wore for a week. I received a nasty chemical burn from it without warning or prior irritation. The burn left two "holes" on my wrist aligning with its exposed prongs for charging the battery. I ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: The Fitbit Charge 2 is a wrist-worn device that tracks heart rate, activity level, distance walked, and sleep.
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (3/23/2017) Fitbit takes every complaint very seriously. Fitbit Charge 2 complies with all applicable regulations and conforms to applicable standards for electrical and battery safety. Fitbit is also aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers ... (More)
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    • 10/26/2016
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    • 20160926-43D9C-2147413682
    Incident Description: Rec'd this Fitbit as a gift and when wearing it I developed a red and itchy rash from the band.
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: Fitbit Force black face and band.
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (10/24/2016) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 5/16/2016
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    • 20160416-907A8-2147420160
    Incident Description: My son developed a terrible rash from his fitbit HR.
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: FitBit Charge HR
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (5/16/2016) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 2/29/2016
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    • 20160127-EA29B-2147424279
    Incident Description: I started wearing the Fitbit charge HR and developed a rash/burn on my left wrist.
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: FITBIT charger HR
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (2/25/2016) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 2/12/2016
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    • 20160110-52363-2147424870
    Incident Description: I've been wearing my firbit charge hr for a couple months, then I got a burn type rash on my wrist. So I decided to take a break from wearing it. I took about a month break and decided to wear it again. This time it only took 2 days 3 nights of wearing for it ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: It's a charge hr, purple. Not sure on dimension. It's a widder one.
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (2/9/2016) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 9/22/2015
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    • 20150822-1BB3C-2147429090
    Incident Description: I broke out in a rash from my Fitbit. Apparently, this was a problem before and still remains a problem. The rash appeared under the clasp area on my wrist. I tried washing the band, etc and the only thing that helped was removing the device and treating it. (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: Fitbit Charge HR
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (9/22/2015) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 9/18/2015
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    • 20150819-E83DC-2147429190
    Incident Description: I purchased the Fitbit Surge three weeks ago. 1. the product does not function as advertised. The sync to the Android phone continues to malfunction. Notifications have never worked. 2. I am developing a blister rash because of this product., FitBit says ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: FitBit Surge wrist watch, step tracker
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (9/16/2015) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 9/4/2015
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    • 20150806-CACC0-2147429573
    Incident Description: I was using the Fit Bit Charge HR as directed by product instructions. Every 2-3 days I would take it off to clean the band and charge it. After 2 weeks I developed a rash that itches and burned where I would wear the product. I have not used it since. It ... (More)
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: Fit Bit Charge HR large size black in color
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (9/1/2015) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 6/26/2015
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    • 20150528-B93FF-2147432578
    Incident Description: Wearing a Fitbit Surge fitness tracker, I have developed several instances of a rash where the tracker is worn on my wrist. I have followed their wearing instructions carefully to avoid this but the rash still appears.
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: FitBit Surge
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (6/25/2015) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)
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    • 3/18/2015
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    • 20150213-83D32-2147435457
    Incident Description: I got a very bad rash from my Fitbit. My arm is sore and my skin was bleeding. I stopped wearing it. I'm very upset with Fit it.
    Product: Computers (Equipment and Electronic Games) (557)
    Product Description: Fitbit Charge
    Injury Info: Injury, Seen by Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Fitbit, Inc
    Business Comments:
    (3/6/2015) Fitbit is aware that skin irritation affects a very limited number of consumers who use wearable devices all day and all night from sweat, water, or soap being held against the skin under the device, or from pressure or friction against the skin. We encourage ... (More)

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