Recall: Living Traditions 21-inch Rooster Lamps
On 2012-02-07, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Living Traditions 21-inch Rooster Lamps due to a potential fire or shock hazard. This product sold new beginning in October 2011 for about $20.
About 2,000 units are involved in this Designs Direct lamp recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 4th recall of products in the Lamps category in 2012.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 50 similar recalls,
involving about 3 million product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (888) 770-7062
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What is the problem?
The electrical cord can fray near the base of the lamp, posing a fire or shock hazard to consumers.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Living Traditions 21-inch rooster-themed lamps. The brown polyresin lamps have an off-white shade and a carved 9-inch rooster affixed to the base. A label on the underside of the base reads "Distributed By Fred's Inc" and "SKU 61589."
These items were sold new+ at Fred's Inc. stores nationwide between October 2011 and November 2011 for about $20.
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:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lamp and contact Designs Direct for a refund.
For more information, contact Designs Direct toll-free at (888)770-7062 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.regcen.com/roosterlamp
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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