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Beldi Inc. recalls Beldi light fixtures

Starting date:
October 21, 2013
Posting date:
October 21, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Tools and Electrical Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Suspected quality concern
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-36311

Affected products

Beldi light fixtures

Product description

This recall involves two Beldi light fixtures. They are composed of one or three lamps with a chrome finish and transparent glass and measuring 5.5 centimetres in width and 180 centimetres in height.

The following light fixtures distributed by BMR are affected:
BMR code Beldi code Description
037-2226 1840-H MARTIGNY HANGING LAMP 1L
037-2235 1840-P3 MARTIGNY HANGING LAMP 3L

 

Hazard identified

The light fixture overheats at the mounting point and in the wires. This can cause a short circuit and make the globes fall.

In Canada, Beldi Inc. and Groupe BMR have received reports of five incidents and no reports of injuries.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to these light fixtures.

Number sold

Approximately 188 light fixtures were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled light fixtures were sold between January 2013 and September 2013.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Manufacturer
Beldi Inc.
Terrebone
CHINA
Distributor
Groupe BMR
Boucherville
Quebec
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers seeking further information should call Beldi Inc. at 1-514-276-2861 to determine whether their light fixture is one of the recalled products. If so, they should return it to the store for refund or replacement.

Please note that under the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act, recalled products cannot be 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.