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Product recall: clip-on desk lamps
The following recall has been announced:
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 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 .