2015-12-09

TCP Recalls PAR 38 LED Lamps Over Electrical Shock Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in conjuntion with the Canadaian government have recalled about 25,000 TCP PAR38 LED lamps over electrical shock hazards.
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2015-09-11

Philips Recalls 370,000 Halogen Bulbs Due to Laceration and Burn Hazards

The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or the lens fall off and shatter, posing a laceration and burn hazard.
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2015-08-21

IKEA Recalls LED PATRULL Nightlight Over Shock Risks

IKEA urges customers who have a PATRULL nightlight to immediately stop using it and to bring it back to any IKEA store for a full refund. Proof of purchase (receipt) is not required to receive a full refund. 
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2014-03-27

SATCO Products Recalls KolourOne LED Light Bulbs Due to Risk of Injury

SATCO Products has recalled their KolourOnce brand LED lights due to cases where the metal housing/lens assembly separates from the bulb's base and falls. This poses a risk of injury from impact to bystanders.
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2014-03-26

Ace Hardware Recalls LED Clamp Lights Over Shock and Fire Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has recently issued a notice that Ace Hardware has recalled LED clamp lights due to shock and fire hazards. The consumer group warned consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed, and noted it is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
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2013-08-16

Philips Lighting Recalls Endura and Ambient LED Bulbs Due to Shock Hazard

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of product: Endura and Ambient LED dimmable light bulbs Hazard: A lead wire in the bulb’s housing can have an improper fitting, which can electrify the entire lamp and pose a shock hazard.   Remedy: Replace Recall Details Units: About 99,000 Description This recall involves Endura 12-watt and Ambient 12.5-watt LED dimmable light bulbs. The bulbs are orange in color and...
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Osram Opto Semiconductors is expanding its Oslon Black family for the infrared range with six new automotive IREDs. The 850 nm versions are intended for exterior applications such as night vision, pedestrian protection, pre-field recognition a... READ MORE

Lumileds introduced the LUXEON CZ Color Line, a product line optimized to deliver maximum punch. “The LUXEON CZ features up to 48% higher punch than any other undomed color LED,” said Jennifer Holland, Product Line Direct... READ MORE