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Under-Cabinet Light

Starting date:
April 1, 2009
Posting date:
April 1, 2009
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items, Appliances
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety, Flammability Hazard, Labelling and Packaging
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-500001988

Affected products

Under-Cabinet Light

Product description

This recall involves under-cabinet lights that were manufactured by Extra Lighting Manufacturing Limited and have the model number ALFT4-24-4100.

The following information can be found on a white paper label on the product:

Model No. ALFT4-24-4100
Electrical Rating: 120V, 24W, 60Hz, 1PH
Made in China / Fabrique en Chine

There is also an uncertified UL label on the product with the UL logos and the following information:

Portable Luminaire
Luminaire Protatif
Issue No. BK-36, 811

Hazard identified

The lighting units may overheat, posing a fire hazard. The recalled devices have not been evaluated for safety by Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. (UL) and are not eligible to bear the UL mark.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of this device.

Number sold

The number of recalled lighting units sold in Canada is not known.

Time period sold

The time period during which the recalled products were sold is not known.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Extra Lighting Manufacturing Limited
Guangzhou
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lighting units and return them to the place of purchase.

For more information, consumers may contact Extra Lighting Manufacturing Limited by e-mail at market@extra-lighting.com.

Consumers may also visit the  Electrical Safety Association (ESA) Web site for information regarding this recall.