RH Wine Barrel Chandeliers recalled due to risk of injury hazard

Starting date:
November 25, 2020
Posting date:
November 25, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Physical Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-73941

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: RH Wine Barrel Chandeliers.
  • Issue: Certain hardware components used to hang the chandeliers may break and cause the chandelier to fall from the ceiling, posing an injury hazard.
  • What to do: Consumers should prevent people from going into the immediate area underneath the chandelier and contact RH to schedule an in-home repair or replacement depending on the chandelier hardware type.

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

Affected products

RH Wine Barrel Chandeliers

Product description

This recall involves RH Wine Barrel Chandeliers manufactured between 2009 and 2018. The chandeliers were made with oak wine barrel staves and hoops, and either 5, 6, 8, or 12 arms for E12 candelabra light bulbs. The chandelier was also sold in a non-electrical Garden/Outdoor style with 6 arms for flameless votives.

The following SKUs are included in this recall:
RH Gallery and Online 
SKU Number
RH Outlet
SKU Number
Chandelier Style
8060544BRN
68060544PN
68060146BRN
68060146PN
68060554BRN
68060554PN
68060544
68060545
68060146
68060433
68060554
68060555
5-arm chandelier
68060546BRN
68060546PN
68060091BRN
68060091PN
68060166BRN
68060546
68060547
68060091
68060431
68060166
6-arm chandelier
68060225BRN
68060107BRN
68060107PN
68060548PN
68060167BRN
68060558PN
68060432
68060225
68060107
68060167
68060549
68060559
8-arm chandelier
68060552BRN
68060168BRN
68060168PN
68060552
68060168
68290712
12 arm chandelier
31020090BRN 31020090
Garden/Outdoor (6-arm flameless votives) chandelier

Hazard identified

Certain hardware components used to hang the chandelier may break and cause the chandelier to fall from the ceiling, posing an injury hazard.

As of November 23, 2020, RH has received 2 reports of incidents with no reports of injuries in Canada. In the United States, RH has received 14 reports of incidents, including 11 reports that the chandelier fell. No injuries have been reported.

Number sold

Approximately 526 units of the affected products were sold in Canada, and approximately 7,069 units were sold in the United States.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold at RH Galleries and online at rh.com between April 2009 and July 2018, and at RH Outlets between October 2009 and March 2020.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Poland and India.

Companies

Distributor
RH US, LLC
Corte Madera
California
UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should prevent people from going in the area immediately underneath the chandelier and contact RH to schedule an in-home repair or replacement depending on the chandelier hardware type.

For more information, consumer may contact RH US, LLC by telephone toll-free at 1-833-786-0028 from 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. PST Monday through Friday, and 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PST on Saturday and Sunday, by email or online.

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.