Danson Décor Outdoor Halloween 30 Light Set recalled due to electric shock hazard

Starting date:
December 3, 2020
Posting date:
December 3, 2020
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items, Tools and Electrical Products
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Fire Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-74485

Last updated:

Summary

  • Product: Danson Décor Outdoor Halloween 30 Light Set.
  • Issue: The electrical wiring may be exposed on the light string, posing an electric shock hazard to the consumer.
  • What to do: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled seasonal lights and return them to the place where they were purchased for a full refund.

Affected products

Danson Décor Outdoor Halloween 30 Light Set

Product description

This voluntary recall involves Danson Décor brand outdoor Halloween 30 count seasonal light sets sold exclusively by Dollarama.  The affected products have a total length of approximately 199 cm (78.5 inches) with orange or purple coloured bulbs and a black wire.  The recalled light sets were manufactured in 2019 with date code 2019-04 and lot number 193.

Only products with lot number 193 and date code 2019-04 are affected by this recall.  Consumers are able to locate the date code on the white tag attached to the product.

The following products are affected by this recall:
Product Description Dollarama Item Number Date code   Lot number
Outdoor Halloween 30 Light Set Orange or Purple Coloured Bulbs 07-3065368 2019-04       Lot 193

 

Hazard identified

The electrical wiring may be exposed on the light string, posing an electric shock hazard to the consumer.

As of November 26, 2020, the company has received 3 reports of exposed wires in Canada, and no reports of injury.

Number sold

The company reported that 34,968 units of the affected product were sold in Canada

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from August 2019 to October 2020.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China

Companies

Importer
Danson Décor Inc.
St. Laurent
CANADA
Manufacturer
Taizhou Tengyuan Decorative Lighting Co LTD.
Taizhou City, Zhejiang
CHINA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Halloween lights and return them to the place where they were purchased for a full refund.

For additional information, consumers may contact Danson Décor toll free at 1-800-363-1865 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. EST, Monday through Friday 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.