Costco Feit Electric Smart Light Bulb Recall [Australia]


Costco Feit Electric Smart Light Bulb Recall [Australia]

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Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Costco Wholesale Australia Pty Ltd., a Lidcombe, New South Wales establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Feit Electric Smart Light Bulbs from the Australian marketplace due to suspected failure to comply with the relevant mandatory electrical standard and consequential risk of fire, electric shock, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/AZSJ30qb1HS

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/costco-wholesale-australia-pty-ltd-feit-electric-2-pack-smart-bulbs

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Smart Light Bulbs are subject to this recall:

  • Feit Electric Smart Bulbs, sold in 2-packs of smart self-ballasted LED bulbs with two (2) lampholder adaptors with a Costco item number of 272807

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

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Smart Light Bulbs can be found on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, this recall was initiated after it was suspected that the Smart Light Bulbs do not comply with the relevant mandatory electrical standard and therefore, present the risk of electric shock, fire and/or burns. You should not use the recalled Light Bulbs identified above.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Smart Light Bulbs, please do not use them in your home or commercial offices. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat electric shock and/or burns on an urgent basis.

Always use appropriate personal protective equipment (“PPE”) when working with electrical fixtures, including gloves and protective eyewear. Ensure all circuits are turned off at the panel before working with any electrical appliance or lighting fixture.

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

If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Costco by phone on 02 9469 7999 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company by e-mail at membercare@costco.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Fire hazard, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose an Electric Shock hazard, please search for “electric shock” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Burn hazard, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Costco Wholesale Australia Pty Ltd., please search for “Costco” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Feit Electric, please search for “Feit Electric” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2019/18077
Recalls Direct RIN: 12556-2020
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
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==> https://www.productsafety.gov.au/contact-us/for-consumers/report-an-unsafe-product
Search for a recalled product on the ACCC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/browse-all-recalls

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