The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced recalls of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. For a complete list of recalled products, visit www.cpsc.gov.
Units: About 272,000
Importer: American Tack & Hardware Co. Inc. (AmerTac), of Saddle River, N.J.
Hazard: An electrical short circuit in the night light can cause it to overheat and smolder or melt, which can burn consumers or result in a fire.
Description: Forever-Glo Cylinder Nite Lite has a white base and clear top that plugs into the wall. Only model 71107 with a manufacturer code of SY is recalled.
Sold at: Hardware stores, lighting showrooms and home centers nationwide from May 2009 through September 2010 for about $5.
Remedy: Remove the light from the wall socket and contact AmerTac for a refund.