The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: Living Traditions 21-inch Rooster Lamps imported by Designs Direct, of Covington, Ky.; sold exclusively at Fred's Inc. stores nationwide between October and November 2011. The brown polyresin lamps have an off-white shade and a carved 9-inch rooster affixed to the base. The lamps were manufactured in China.
WHY: The electrical cord can fray near the base of the lamp, posing a fire or shock hazard to consumers.
INCIDENTS: None reported.
HOW MANY: About 2,000.
FOR MORE: Contact Designs Direct at 888-770-7062 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. EST or visit the firm's website at http://www.regcen.com/roosterlamp.