Southwire Snow Globe Stake Light Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Southwire Snow Globe Stake Light Recall [US & Canada]Southwire recalls an estimated 18,700 Moonrays Large Mystic Globe Stake Lights and Moonrays Winter Framed Snowglobe Lights due to prismatic light refraction and concentration resulting in consequential risk of heat damage, melting, fire and property damage hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/Xz1f30fd7D6; HCSC: http://ht.ly/hNv830fd8JS

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Southwire-Recalls-Globe-and-Snow-Globe-Stake-Lights

Direct Canada link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Southwire-Recalls-Globe-and-Snow-Globe-Stake-Lights

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Moonrays brand Large Mystic Globe and Winter-Themed Snow Globe Stake Lights.

  • These lawn and garden decorations consist of Plastic Globes mounted on a metal stake that can be inserted into the ground. Water and antifreeze allows glitter inside the Globe to float. The winter-themed light stake is framed by a snowman, Christmas Tree, Santa Claus or reindeer. The solar powered lights also contain LED bulbs that run on AA NI-cd or AA-NI-Mh rechargeable batteries.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Light can be found on the Web site identified above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, light refraction through the Lights can singe or melt items in contact with or in the immediate proximity, posing a fire hazard. Southwire has received nine reports of incidents including heat-related damage to nearby property such as grass, deck posts and house siding. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Globe Lights, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Southwire to return the product for a refund..

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Southwire toll-free at 888-847-8709 from 9:00 AM to 5 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web sites at http://www.southwire.com, http://www.southwire.ca or http://www.moonrays.com and click on the “Product Recall” link for more information.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

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==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Lights or Lamps, please search for “lamp” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-224
HCSC ID number: RA-64314
Recalls Direct RIN: 9208-2017
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