Sterno Home Recalls Path Light Kits With LED Power Supplies Due to Shock Hazard
Name of Product:
Hampton Bay, Patriot Lighting and Paradise light kits with Sterno Home LED power supplies
The path lights have a defective Sterno Home LED power supply that has a plug blade that can remain in the AC outlet when the LED power supply is pulled from the outlet, posing a risk of electric shock to the user.
May 14, 2020
This recall involves Hampton Bay, Patriot Lighting and Paradise light kits sold with Sterno Home LED power supplies. The power supplies alter the voltage going through the light circuit. “Hampton Bay,” “Patriot Lighting,” and “Paradise” are printed on the rating label of the lights.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled path lights and contact Sterno Home to receive a free replacement LED power supply and installation instructions.
The firm has received one report of the light’s power supply plug blade detaching in an AC outlet. No injuries have been reported.
Home Depot and other hardware stores nationwide and online from March 2017 through May 2020 for between $50 and $100.
Sterno Home Inc., of Canada
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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