Recall date: July 12, 2012
Recall number: 12-222

Recall Summary

Name of product:
200 Mini Lights
Hazard:

The light sets do not meet the UL standard for this product and pose a fire and shock risk.

Remedy:
Refund
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Family Dollar Stores at (800) 547-0359 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.familydollar.com in the Help section.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 280,000
Description:

The light sets do not meet the UL standard for this product. They pose a fire and shock risk.

Description and Models:

The recalled decorative light sets have "200 Mini Lights" and "Multi Lights, Green Wire" printed on the red box. The product is identified by SKU # 2211428 and UPC # 049696720465 found on the back of the package. The product contains labels attached to a tag on the power cord with UL Listing # E346525 and Model # F0L200A4S.

Incidents/Injuries:

There were three reports of overheating. No injuries or property damage were reported.

 
Remedy:

Consumer should immediately stop using the light sets and return the product to a Family Dollar store for a full refund.

Sold Exclusively At:

Family Dollar stores from September 2011 through December 2011 for $8.

Manufactured In:
China