Recalls
July 29, 2014 - Philips is recalling its Lightolier AF4SY decorative glass lens, which can shatter, thereby posing a risk of laceration to consumers.
July 25, 2014 - Metabo is recalling W14-150 Ergo series 6-in. medium angle grinders because the On/Off switch can stick in the On position, posing a laceration hazard.
July 17, 2014 - Health Canada advises you of a recall involving Phoenix safety boots (PH104 Stampede) which bear the Omega symbol indicating electrical shock resistance, yet CSA has not certified the product for shock resistance and, as such, the product may present a risk to the wearer.
July 16, 2014 - Intertek is warning the public of a recall involving recessed NON-IC type downlight compact fluorescent luminaries manufactured by Peachtree Lighting, where the lights may overheat, causing the conductors to become brittle and the insulation to fall off.
July 16, 2014 - Halco Lighting Technologies is voluntarily recalling 14 ProLED bulb models used in recessed lights, as outdoor security lighting and in retail displays, as they can overheat and fall onto people below, posing impact and burn hazards.
May 28, 2014 - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission informs us of a recall involving Lithonia Lighting’s Quantum series ELM and ELM2 emergency light fixtures, in which the circuit board can overheat and cause the fixture to melt, catch fire and ignite nearby items, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.
May 27, 2014 - Health Canada has informed us of a recall involving Commercial Electric brand basic hanging shop lights that use two T8s, as the lamp sockets can allow loose connections, posing a risk of an electrical arc and fire.
May 15, 2014 - The Wiremold Company is recalling Legrand undercabinet power and lighting (4-outlet power strip) Model PX1001 due to “substandard” internal electrical connections, posing a risk of overheating and/or electrical fire.
April 17, 2014 - Electrical Safety Authority (ESA) reports Fluke is voluntarily recalling the 116 multimeter sold to the Canadian market (the recall, however, also involves the 113, 114, 115 and 117). Users should stop using recalled products immediately.
March 26, 2014 - Health Canada informs us of a recall involving 23 LED light bulbs of the Satco KolourOne brand, where the metal housing portion of the bulb can separate from the plastic driver, which can cause the lamp to fall.
February 28, 2014 - EBMag has learned Chrysler Group LLC will conduct a safety recall to inspect about 6800 full-size vans and, if necessary, replace a brake hose. We do not know whether this safety recall affects any Canadian customers.
February 25, 2014 - Thanks to Health Canada for letting us know of a recall involving the Genie PowerMax 1500 residential garage door openers identified by model 4062 and UPC number 05004901854, in which the relays on the light control circuit of the control board could overheat and pose a fire hazard.
February 7, 2014 - Chrysler Group has announced it will conduct a voluntary safety recall to install a new pedal stop in an estimated 9655 full-size vans.
January 23, 2014 - Certain Rayovac flashlights have been recalled by Spectrum Brands due to a burn hazard. Specifically, the flashlight can cause the batteries to overheat and melt the flashlight’s plastic casing.
January 17, 2014 - Thanks to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) for letting us know Bosch Security Systems is recalling its GV4 fire alarm control panels due to fire alarm failure.

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