WorkSafe 3-D Cell Flashlight Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: WorkSafe 3-D Cell Flashlight Recall [US & Canada]Koehler-Bright Star, a Hanover, Pennsylvania establishment recalls an estimated 7,700 of WorkSafe 3-D Cell Flashlights due to missing safety component and consequential risk of ignition in an explosive environment, fire and burns, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/sNFY30lpmta; HCSC: http://ht.ly/IFlc30lpmJI

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Koehler-Bright-Star-Recalls-Flashlights-Due-to-Explosion-Hazard

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/67368r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain WorkSafe 3-D Cell Flashlights, model number 2224 LED.

The recalled Flashlights are sold in safety orange with a black reflector assembly and black end cap and measure approximately 10.25 inches long by 2 inches in diameter with a model number printed at the top right side of the text.

Only 3-D Cell Flashlights that do not contain a date code stamped on the body of the units are included in the recall.

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

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

According to the CPSC, the recalled Flashlights are missing an encapsulation on a circuit board component which protects the Flashlight from igniting an explosive environment, posing an injury hazard to the operator or those nearby.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Flashlights, please do not use it. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

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

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Koehler-Bright Star at 1-800-788-1696 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at 2224LEDReplacement@kbs-inc.net or visit the company’s Web site at http://www.koehlerlighting.com and click on the Contact Us tab for more information..

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Flashlights, please search for “flashlight” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Death hazards, please search for “death” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Koehler-Bright Star, please search for “Koehler-Bright Star” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-204
HCSC ID number: RA-67368
Recalls Direct RIN: 10513-2018
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