As a service to our readers and to promote electrical safety, here are some recent recall notices provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Visit www.cpsc.gov/en/recalls for full details of these recalls and for notices of many more. Lack of safety info leads to recall of rotary tiller used with compact utility This recall… Continue reading.
As a service to our readers and to promote electrical safety, here are some recent recall notices provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Visit www.cpsc.gov/en/recalls for full details of these recalls and for notices of many more. Ceiling fans may be hazardous Two ceiling fan makers have issued recalls because parts of their… Continue reading.
Older pendant light fixtures recalled Two models of imported Flos Romeo pendant lamps sold between 1996 and 2006 have been recalled because the glass diffuser can detach and fall. The recall involves lamps with a plastic ring holding the glass diffuser in place. Call 888-952-9541; or go to usa.flos.com and click on “Notice to Customers”…. Continue reading.
Snow globes deemed to be a fire hazard Moonrays Brand Products has recalled globe and snow globe stake lights because of a fire hazard. Light refraction through the stake lights can singe or melt items in contact with or in the immediate proximity, posing a fire hazard. This recall involves Moonrays large mystic globe and… Continue reading.
European plug adapter recalled for shock hazard NVIDIA has recalled European electrical power plug adapters because the plug heads can break, posing an electrical shock hazard. The adapters were included with NVIDIA SHIELD™ World Charger Kits. The plug adapters were sold online at NVIDIA.com, Amazon.com, BestBuy.com, and NewEgg.com from October 2015 through June 2017 for… Continue reading.
Crystal chandeliers can overheat Crystal chandeliers sold exclusively at Home Depot stores have been recalled. Halogen bulbs sold with the chandeliers can melt parts of the fixture, posing fire and burn hazards. The recall involves Home Decorators Collection 4-Light Crystal Chandeliers, model number 19161-4. The model number can be found on the top of the… Continue reading.