Mars Lightning ElectroPlasma Lamps

Código SIAR: 19740
Categoría: Artículos eléctricos y de Iluminación
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/ElectroPlasma-Lamps-Sold-at-Spencer-Gifts-Stores-Recalled-for-Fire-Hazard
Fecha de Publicación: 08 ago, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: China
Fabricante: Spencer Gifts; Mars Lightning
Descripción del Defecto: ElectroPlasma Lamps Sold at Spencer Gifts Stores Recalled for Fire Hazard NEWS from CPSC U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2006 Release #06-225 Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 762-0419 CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772 CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908 ElectroPlasma Lamps Sold at Spencer Gifts Stores Recalled for Fire Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Mars Lightning ElectroPlasma Lamps Units: About 1,500 Retailer: Spencer Gifts LLC, of Egg Harbor Township, N.J. Hazard: Arcing between an object and the removable cover of the lamp can pose a fire hazard. Incidents/Injuries: Spencer Gifts has experienced two fire incidents at two of their stores. One of these fires caused fire, smoke, and water damage. Description: The recall involves the Mars Lightning 7001 dome electroplasma lamp, which simulates lightning bolts inside. It has a glass dome glued to a black base. Writing under the base includes the SKU number of 00473421, "MARS LIGHTNING7001" and "LIGHTNING 2000." Sold at: Spencer Gifts stores exclusively nationwide during December 2004 for about $30. Manufactured In: China Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the product and return it to any Spencer Gifts for a store credit. Consumer Contact: Call Spencer Gifts at (800) 762-0419 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or for more information, visit their Web site at www.spencersonline.com