WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: Chandeliers
Hazard: Defective wiring can conduct electricity to the chandeliers’ metal parts, posing an electric shock hazard to consumers.
Remedy: Repair, Replace. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chandeliers, turn off the chandelier’s power supply and contact Currey & Company instructions on how to obtain a free replacement chandelier, including shipping, or free repair of the chandelier by a licensed electrician.
Consumer Contact: Currey & Company; toll-free at (866) 577-6430 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or online at www.curreyco.com and click on Important Safety Recall located at the bottom of the home page for more information.
Photos available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Currey-Company-Recalls-Chandeliers/
Units: About 2,100 in the United States and 100 in Canada
Description: This recall involves 10 models of Currey & Company crystal or metal chandeliers. They were sold in various colors and measure approximately 21 inches wide and 55 inches high. The model name is on the exterior of the shipping carton. Item numbers are printed on a white label on the interior of the chandeliers’ canopy. Recalled chandeliers include:
(first four digits)
9150 and 9151
Small and Large
9152 and 9154
Yellow and Blue
9061, 9062 and 9063
Clear, Black and White
Sold at: Home furnishing stores, lighting centers and by interior decorators nationwide, online at www.lightingdirect.com and Amazon.com, from January 2010 through February 2013 for about $500 to $3,250.
Importer: Currey & Company, of Chico, Calif.
Manufacturer: YQF Lighting Manufacturer Co, LTD, of China
Manufactured in: China
Note: Health Canada’s press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2013/26841r-eng.php