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Pass & Seymour Recalls Commercial-Grade Electrical Receptacles Due to Burn Hazard

  • Front view of recalled receptacle with packaging and model number circled in red
  • Rear view of recalled receptacle with packaging with arrow pointing to location of date code
  • Rear view of recalled receptacle with location of date code circled
  • Outside view of carton with location of date code circled
Name of Product:
Commercial-Grade Tamper Resistant Duplex Receptacles
Hazard:

A manufacturing error within the receptacles could lead consumers to incorrectly force the plug into the receptacle, causing the plug blades to overheat, posing a burn risk to the consumer.

Remedy:
Refund
Replace
Recall Date:
April 09, 2020
Units:
About 685,000
Consumer Contact

Pass & Seymour toll-free at 833-552-0388 between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.legrand.us (look for “Pass & Seymour” in the “Brands” menu) and click on “Product Recall” under the “HELP” section at bottom of page for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Pass & Seymour commercial-grade tamper resistant duplex electrical receptacles with the following model numbers.

 

Model Numbers
TR15GRY TR20W TR26342I TR26352RNICC6 TR5352I
TR15I TR20WCC8 TR26342LA TR26352RW TR5352LA
TR15LA TR26242BK TR26342W TR26352W TR5352W
TR15W TR26252 TR26352 TR26352WCC8 WR20TR
TR20 TR26252BK TR26352BK TR5252 WR20TRGRY
TR20BK TR26252GRYCC8 TR26352BKCC8 TR5252GRY WR20TRGRYCC8
TR20CC8 TR26252I TR26352GRY TR5252I WR20TRI
TR20GRY TR26252LACC8 TR26352GRYCC8 TR5252LA WR20TRLA
TR20I TR26252W TR26352I TR5252W WR20TRW
TR20ICC8 TR26252WCC8 TR26352LACC8 TR5352 WR20TRW
TR20LA TR26342BK TR26352RBK TR5352BK WR20TRWCC8
TR20LACC8 TR26342GRY TR26352GCC6 TR5352GRY  

 

The model number is printed on the labels on the individual product boxes or cartons. “Legrand” is printed on the back of the receptacles. The following manufacturing date codes can be found on the outside of the carton: 43U, 44U, 45U, 46U, 47U, 48U, 49U, 50U, 51U, 52U, 53U, 01V, 02V.

The following manufacturing date codes may also be found hot-stamped on the back of the device(s): “MU”, NU”, “PU” and “AV”.

Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled receptacles and contact the firm for a free replacement, a full refund or a refund in the form of a credit.

Incidents/Injuries:

None reported

Sold At

Electrical equipment suppliers and other stores nationwide between October 2019 and February 2020 for between $3 and $10.

Manufactured In:
Mexico
Importer(s):

Pass & Seymour Inc., of Syracuse, N.Y

Recall number:
20-109
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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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