Halogen Telescopic Desk Lamp

Starting date:
July 2, 2013
Posting date:
July 2, 2013

Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall

Subcategory:
Household Items

Source of recall:
Health Canada

Issue:
Product Safety

Audience:
General Public

Identification number:
RA-34357

Affected products

Halogen Telescopic Desk Lamp

Product description

This recall involves a black halogen telescopic desk lamp identified by model number 52251.


Hazard identified

It has been determined that the recalled lamps with the date codes 06/11 and 08/10 are not authorized to bear the Underwriters Laboratory (UL) certification mark.

Neither Health Canada nor Globe Electric Company has received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these lamps.

Number sold

Approximately 1,000 units of the recalled lamps were sold at Canadian Tire stores across Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled lamps were sold in August 2011.
Place of origin

Manufactured in China.
Companies

Importer
Globe Electric Company Inc.
Pointe-Claire
Quebec
CANADA

Halogen telescopic desk lamp

What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lamps and contact Globe consumer service to receive a certified replacement.

For more information, consumers may contact Globe Electric customer service by telephone at 1-800-361-6761.