Riveted Mesh Floor Lamp recalled due to risk of fire hazard

Starting date:
July 9, 2020
Posting date:
July 9, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-73491

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Riveted Mesh Floor Lamp.
  • Issue: The foot switch on affected lamps may overheat, posing a fire hazard.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the Riveted Mesh Floor Lamp and contact RH to receive a full refund of the purchase price.

Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and RH US, LLC.

Affected products

Riveted Mesh Floor Lamp sold before April 2019.

Product description

The recall involves Riveted Mesh Floor lamp sold by Restoration Hardware, US, LLC between 2012 and 2019.

One SKU number is included in this recall: 68270176ISTL

Hazard identified

The foot switch on affected lamps may overheat, posing a fire hazard.

As of July 7, 2020, RH has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, RH has received one report that the product's on/off foot switch caught fire, and 10 other reports of the foot switch on the product overheated. None of these reports involves personal injury or significant property damage.

Number sold

Approximately 54 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and approximately 1,053 units were sold in the United Sates.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from November, 2012 to March, 2019. 

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Distributor
RH US, LLC
Corte Madera
California
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled units and contact Restoration Hardware US, LLC in order to receive a full refund.

For more information consumer may contact Restoration Hardware US, LLC toll free at 1-833-360-0655 from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. PT, Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT on Saturday and Sunday; by email  or online. Consumer support will be available in both English and French.

Consumers may view the release by the US CPSC on the Commission's website.

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 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.