The lamp’s on/off foot switch can overheat, melt or catch fire, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves the Riveted Mesh floor lamp. The industrial steel lamp with a mesh steel shade measures about 74 inches in height and 23 inches in diameter. It came with four 60W T9 Edison bulbs and a circular foot on/off switch on the electrical cord at the base. SKU number 68270176ISTL is printed on a green label located on the bottom of the lamp base.
Consumers should stop using and unplug the recalled lamp immediately and contact RH for a full refund of the purchase price. RH is contacting all known purchasers directly.
RH has received 11 reports of the lamp’s foot switch overheating, including one report of the foot switch catching fire. No injuries have been reported.
RH US, LLC, of Corte Madera, Calif.
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.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risk of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product-related 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 injuries associated with consumer products over the past 50 years.
Federal law prohibits any person from selling products subject to a Commission ordered recall or a voluntary recall undertaken in consultation with the CPSC.