Recall date: March 12, 2015
Recall number: 15-098

Recall Summary

Name of product:
Glass Shade Holders
Hazard:
The pull chain switch on the glass shade holder is incorrectly wired, posing a shock hazard to the consumer.
Remedy:
Replace
Consumer Contact:

Westinghouse Lighting toll-free at (888) 417-6222 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.westinghouselighting.com and click on the safety notice at the top of the page for more information.

Recall Details Report an Incident Involving this Product

Units:
About 5,000
Description:

This recall involves Westinghouse Lighting brand 3 ? inch round glass shade holders. The ceiling-mounted holders have model number 70242 and product date code "2014 APR" stamped on the bottom of the holder, near the socket. The brass-plated shade holders have a 2 ? inch pull chain and are used with round globe or decorative shaped glass shades with a 3 ? inch fitter.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

 
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled shade holders and contact Westinghouse Lighting to request a free replacement holder kit.

Sold Exclusively At:

Home Depot stores nationwide from August 2014 through January 2015 for about $12.

Manufactured In:
Taiwan