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Posted: May 23, 2012 5:01 PM
Recall news

The following recalls have been announced:

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CLIP-ON DESK LAMPS

DETAILS: LED Clip-On Desk Lamps imported by L G Sourcing Inc. of North Wilkesboro, N.C., and manufactured by He Shan Lide of China; sold exclusively at Lowe's stores nationwide from May 2011 to December 2011. The pink and blue plastic LED desk lamps have a flexible metal neck approximately 12" long and a clamp at the base. The power cord has a silver label attached to it. On one side of the label "MET," "Electrical Safety," "E113152" and "Apr. 2011" are printed.

WHY: The power cord for the lamp can detach where it meets the clamp, exposing energized wires and posing an electric shock hazard to consumers.

INCIDENTS: The firm has received five reports of cords detaching, including one reported electric shock and one report of a child receiving burns to her hand and leg.

HOW MANY: About 33,000.

FOR MORE: Contact He Shan Lide at 800-584-1664 Monday through Friday between 12 p.m. and 8 p.m. EDT, or visit the website at http://www.diogenlighting.com.

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REFLECTOR ASSEMBLIES

DETAILS: Portfolio 7-inch reflector assembly with glass lens distributed by Cooper Lighting LLC of Peachtree City, Ga.; sold at authorized distributors nationwide from May 2008 through February 2012. The reflector assembly is designed to be inserted into a light fixture. There are four springs attached to the lip of the reflector. The reflector assemblies were manufactured in the United States.

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WHY: The reflector can fall out of its fixture, which could result in an injury.

INCIDENTS: Cooper Lighting has received 23 reports of reflectors falling. No injuries reported.

HOW MANY: About 21,000.

FOR MORE: Contact: Cooper Lighting at 800-954-7228 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EDT, or visit the company's website at http://www.cooperlighting.com.