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Expanded Recall: Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. recalls various MAGI Decor brand seasonal lights
- Starting date:
- December 11, 2015
- Posting date:
- December 11, 2015
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items, Tools and Electrical Products
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Fire Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Expansion of November 20, 2015 recall
Various MAGI Decor brand seasonal lights
|MAGI Decor white indoor string lights - 100 miniature lights||590396||884118246440|
|MAGI Decor multicolour lights - 70 indoor/outdoor C-6 LED lights||587674||884118164331|
|MAGI Decor white lights - 70 indoor/outdoor C‑6 LED lights||587675||884118164324|
|MAGI Decor red lights - 70 indoor/outdoor C-6 LED lights||587676||884118164317|
|MAGI Decor blue lights - 70 indoor/outdoor C‑6 LED lights||587677||884118164300|
|MAGI Decor red, green and white lights - 70 indoor/outdoor C-6 LED lights||135751||884118246037|
|MAGI Decor blue and white lights - 70 indoor/outdoor C-6 LED lights||135752||884118246044|
|MAGI Decor white outdoor string lights - 100 miniature lights||135753||884118246051|
|MAGI Decor multicolour lights - 70 indoor/outdoor M-5 LED lights||135758||884118246105|
|MAGI Decor pure white lights - 70 indoor/outdoor M-5 LED lights||135759||884118246112|
Consumers can locate CSA file number 263917 on the self-adhesive tags affixed to the product's wire, as well as the product numbers and UPC codes on the product's packaging.
Health Canada’s sampling and evaluation program has determined that the seasonal lights may pose an overheating, fire and shock hazard to consumers.
Neither Health Canada nor Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries related to the use of these products.
Approximately 15,500 units were sold in Canada.
Time period sold
The recalled products were sold from September 2015 to December 2015.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Groupe Jean Coutu (PJC) Inc.
Ningbo Ego International Co. Ltd.
3/F, No.168 East Road Songjiang, Yinzhou Area, Ningbo
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled seasonal lights and return them to a Jean Coutu store to obtain a refund.
For more information, consumers may contact Jean Coutu Group (PJC) Inc. by telephone at 450-646-9611 from Monday to Friday between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. EST, or by email.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.
For the complete list of recalls resulting from this sampling and evaluation project, see the Consumer Product Update on seasonal lights.