Recall: Contractor's Choice FasTest; High Capacity Emergency Lighting Units
On 2007-05-09, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Contractor's Choice FasTest; High Capacity Emergency Lighting Units due to a potential fire & burn hazard. This product sold new beginning in February 2006 for about $200.00.
About 3,000 units are involved in this Cooper Lighting emergency light recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Exit & Emergency Lights category in 2007.
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What is the problem?
A circuit board in the light could malfunction, preventing the lights from illuminating in the event of a power failure. This could result in a failure to provide adequate lighting to guide building occupants to an exit in the event of an emergency.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The CC7NCSD Contractor's Choice FasTest High Capacity Emergency Lighting Unit is an emergency light installed in commercial buildings. The recalled lights have one of the following model numbers written on the inside of the removable front cover:
These items were sold new+ at Authorized distributors nationwide from February 2006 through March 2007 for about $200. Authorized distributors resell and install the lights for commercial end users in facilities such as hotels and office buildings.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Cooper Lighting is contacting customers directly and is providing a free replacement product.
For additional information, contact Cooper Lighting at (800)954-7228, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, or go to the firm's Web site at www.cooperlighting.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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