Outxpro Mosquito Zapper LED Light Bulbs Recalled by R & D Products Due to Shock Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Amazon.com
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: LED light bulbs
Hazard: The LED light bulb's base can separate from the connector, posing an electrical shock hazard.
Consumer Contact: R&D Products toll-free at 800-607-1848 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, via email at email@example.com or online at www.outxpro.com and click on Recall Information for more information.
Units: About 3,700
Description: This recall involves all Outxpro 2-in-1 mosquito zapper LED light bulbs. The 10-watt bulb has a white grid housing that measures about 3.1 inches high, 3.1 inches wide and 6.1 inches deep. The grid housing has a blue light used to attract insects and an LED light below, for lighting. Item number DYT-80 and "Kinven" is printed on the product's packaging.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received 18 reports of the bulb separating from the connector. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled light bulbs, turn off the power supply and contact R&D Products for a free repair, including shipping, and instructions for removing and replacing the light bulb. R&D Products will reimburse consumers if a professional electrician is needed to remove the recalled light bulb's base.
Sold At: Amazon.com from July 2016 through August 2016 for about $20.
Importer: R & D Products LLC, of Willington, Del. (owner of the Outxpro brand)
Manufactured In: China