RH Recalls Riveted Mesh Floor Lamps Due to Fire Hazard (Recall Alert)

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Recalled RH riveted mesh floor lamp

  • Name of product:

    Riveted Mesh Floor Lamps

    Hazard:

    The lamp’s on/off foot switch can overheat, melt or catch fire, posing a fire hazard.

    Recall date:

    July 9, 2020

    Units:

    About 1,180 (in addition, about 54 were sold in Canada)

    Recall Details

    Description:

    This recall involves the Riveted Mesh floor lamp.  The industrial steel lamp with a mesh steel shade measures about 74 inches in height and 23 inches in diameter.  It came with four 60W T9 Edison bulbs and a circular foot on/off switch on the electrical cord at the base.  SKU number 68270176ISTL is printed on a green label located on the bottom of the lamp base.

    Remedy:

    Consumers should stop using and unplug the recalled lamp immediately and contact RH for a full refund of the purchase price.  RH is contacting all known purchasers directly.

    Incidents/Injuries:

    RH has received 11 reports of the lamp’s foot switch overheating, including one report of the foot switch catching fire.  No injuries have been reported.

    Sold At:

    RH galleries and RH outlets nationwide and online at www.restorationhardware.com from November 2012 through March 2019 for between $83 and $825.

    Importer(s):

    RH US, LLC, of Corte Madera, Calif.


    This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.