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Safety Alert

Currey & Company Recalls Chandeliers Due to Electric Shock Hazard

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Chandeliers

Hazard: Defective wiring can conduct electricity to the chandeliers' metal parts, posing an electric shock hazard to consumers.

Remedy: Repair Replace

Consumer Contact: Currey & Company; toll-free at (866) 577-6430 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.curreyco.com and click on Important Safety Recall located at the bottom of the home page for more information.

Units: About 2,100 in the United States and 100 in Canada

Description: This recall involves 10 models of Currey & Company crystal or metal chandeliers. They were sold in various colors and measure approximately 21 inches wide and 55 inches high. The model name is on the exterior of the shipping carton. Item numbers are printed on a white label on the interior of the chandeliers' canopy. Recalled chandeliers include:

Item Number

(first four digits)

Model

Color

Size

(if applicable)

9150 and 9151

Guilia

Smoke

 Small and Large

9152 and 9154

Guistina

Yellow and Blue

N/A

9155

Giselle

Smoke

N/A

9061, 9062 and 9063

Valentina

Clear, Black and White

Small

9064

Passionata

White

N/A

9065

Ovation

Black

N/A

 

Incidents/Injuries: None

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chandeliers, turn off the chandelier's power supply and contact Currey & Company instructions on how to obtain a free replacement chandelier, including shipping, or free repair of the chandelier by a licensed electrician.

Sold at: Home furnishing stores, lighting centers and by interior decorators nationwide, online at www.lightingdirect.com and Amazon.com, from January 2010 through February 2013 for about $500 to $3,250.

Importer: Currey & Company, of Chico, Calif.

Manufacturer: YQF Lighting Manufacturer Co, LTD, of China

Manufactured in: China