Crompton Lamps Recalls LED Dimmable GLS Opal Light Bulbs

This is article number 312012 from the Trading Standards Institute.

The following notice has been issued by the manufacturer:

Product Recall
LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White ES-E27

Crompton Lamps Ltd Recalls LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White ES-E27 due to shock risk.

Crompton Lamps Ltd is notifying the public that we have announced a voluntary recall of the following product. Consumers should stop using the products immediately.

Name of Product: Crompton Lamps Ltd LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White ES-E27, product code LGES14WW-DIM with manufacturing date code 3214.

Units: 3380 UK

Manufacturer: Crompton Lamps Ltd

Fault: A wire in the lamp's housing can be faulty and poses the risk of electrifying the lamp's casing posing a low-voltage shock risk.

Complaints Reported: 3

Affected Models: This recall involves Crompton Lamps Ltd LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White with an ES-E27 screw cap. The lamps are white in colour with a cast metal casing and plastic diffuser. The lamps are stamped around the rim of the casing with 'CROMPTON LAMPS LGES14WWDIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 3214'.

Identification: The model number is 'LGES14WW-DIM' and the affected batch code is '3214'. These marks can be found stamped onto the rim of the lamp's casing

Sold By: These products were sold by Crompton Lamps Ltd only to professional electrical wholesale supply distributors in the UK.

When Distributed: Since October 2014

Manufactured in: China

Remedy: End users should immediately stop using the affected product, isolate the mains power supply and remove the lamp. Please contact Craig at Crompton Lamps Ltd for further assistance.

Consumer Contact: End users and distributors can advised to contact Crompton Lamps Ltd by email at or call Crompton Lamps Ltd on +44 (0)845 612 8151.

Crompton Lamps recalled product LED Dimmable GLS OPAL 14W ES LED bulbs and product package. (Photo Courtesy of Trading Standards Institute)

Crompton Lamps Limited registered in England and Wales No. 05590551

Registered office and correspondence address: Unit 2, Marrtree Business Park, Bowling Back Lane, Bradford BD4 8QE

Tel: +44 (0)845 612 8151 Fax: +44 (0)845 612 8171 Email:

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