Recalls
December 18, 2014 - The U.S. CPSC informs you of a recall involving Schneider Electric PowerPact J-Frame circuit breakers due to fire, burn, electrical shock hazards, as the breaker will not trip during an overload condition. No incidents or injuries have been reported.
December 4, 2014 - Rona is recalling Globe Chelsea Collection 6-light and 9-light chandeliers with a bronze finish and frosted-glass shades, because the ring that connects the chandelier to its chain may break and the chandelier may fall, which could cause injury.
November 26, 2014 - The U.S. CPSC is advising you of a recall involving Tyco’s SimplexGrinnell 4100ES fire alarm control panel, in which a defective chip can cause premature battery failure and prevent the activation of devices during alarm conditions.
November 23, 2014 - In conjunction with the U.S. CPSC, Health Canada is advising you of a recall involving the Leatherman Leap multi-purpose tool due to a laceration hazard.
October 22, 2014 - Ontario’s Electrical Safety Authority is notifying you that Philips Lighting Canada has announced a voluntary recall of the EnduraLED, product code 409946 12A19/END/800LM/2700/120V DIM with manufacturing date code 2L.
September 18, 2014 - Siemens is recalling SBGA-34 audible fire alarm bases, which can fail to sound an alarm, posing a risk of personal injury and property damage.
September 13, 2014 - In a joint recall with Health Canada and U.S. CPSC, Kidde is recalling Kidde-branded AC/DC powered residential smoke alarms and combination smoke/CO alarms, models KN-COSM-IBACA, i12010S-CO-CA and i12010S-CA.
September 10, 2014 - Thanks to CPSC for letting us know of a recall involving 2014 Honda gasoline-powered 7000W EU7000isN AT generators; the rear frame support can fail during lifting, posing an impact hazard. Also, the owner’s manual can have missing or duplicated pages, meaning consumers may not be getting important operating or safety information.
August 26, 2014 - Cree is recalling about 10,000 LED high-bay luminaires in which the glass lens on the fixture can break, posing a laceration hazard.
August 21, 2014 - SolarWorld is recalling solar systems installed with bare-copper grounding lugs (photo 1) installed after June 1, 2010, as these lugs can corrode, which could result in a faulty ground circuit, posing an electric shock, electrocution or fire hazard.
August 14, 2014 - Interlogix—part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp.—is recalling 33 ESL- and Interlogix-branded 400 and 500 Series smoke detector models, as RF interference can cause the them to become non-responsive to smoke.
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.

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