Recall: Energizer Rotating Night Lights
On 2012-08-22, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Energizer Rotating Night Lights due to a potential burn hazard. This product sold new beginning in February 2010 for about $6.
About 300,000 units are involved in this Energizer rotating night light recall. Instance(s) of property damage have been reported. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 2nd recall of products in the Night Light / Nightlights category in 2012.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls,
involving about 2 million product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (800) 383-7323
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What is the problem?
The night lights can overheat and smoke, posing a burn hazard to consumers.
Instance(s) of property damage have been reported.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Energizer LED rotating night lights. The night lights are white and have an LED light inside an adjustable dome on top. The night lights measure about 2 inches wide by 2 1/2 inches long. Model number "NLPLROT" and date codes between 0110 (for January 2010) through 0111 (for January 2011) are included in this recall. The model number is stamped onto the side of the night light. The date code is stamped in a circle on the back of the night light. The arrow points to the month of production (i.e. 12 = December) and the number positioned on either side of the arrow represents the year (i.e. "10" = 2010).
Note: On 08/23/2012, the CPSC changed the model number included in the recall.
These items were sold new+ at Target stores nationwide from February 2010 through July 2012 for about $6.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled night lights. Contact Energizer for instructions on returning the night lights for a $7 coupon towards the purchase of an Energizer product.
For additional information, contact Energizer at (800) 383-7323 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.energizer.com
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Energizer has received nine reports of the night lights overheating, including three reports of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.
+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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