from NRECA’s Straight Talk
Below are two recalled lighting products posted by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission in September 2015. Visit www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015 for the latest list of recalled products, as well as instructions for what you can do if you own one the products you see below.
Philips Recalls Halogen Bulbs Due to Laceration and Burn Hazards – The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or the lens can fall and shatter, posing a laceration and burn hazard. This recall involves Philips 60W PAR 16 120V halogen bulbs manufactured from November 2013 to March 2015.
Technical Consumer Products Recalls Connected Brand Downlights Due to Electrical Shock Hazard – The internal wiring in the LED downlights can contact the downlight’s metal trim, posing a shock hazard to consumers. This recall involves Connected by TCP 5-inch and 6-inch LED Downlight retrofits for recessed cans.