WARNING – Unauthorized UL Mark on undercabinet fluorescent luminaire 12PN-28
By Anthony Capkun
July 18, 2012 – UL is notifying consumers, retailers and distributors that the undercabinet fluorescent luminaire Model No. 28060 manufactured by Globe Electric Co. Inc. prior to November 2011 bears an unauthorized UL Mark for Canada and the United States. The luminaire has not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate standards for safety.
The product bears a UL Mark and the following:
Portable Luminaire Issue No. BL-59,955
The product is marked with the date of manufacture with a numerical marking. For example, products manufactured in August of 2010 are marked “Date 08 10”.
N.B. Products manufactured with “Date 11 11” and afterward are authorized to bear the UL Mark. The product is known to have been sold at Rona, though it may have made its way to other retailers.