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Resources to help facility and property management professionals run more efficient buildings and facilities. The archive for product recalls articles.


Burn Hazard Prompts Cree Recall Of LED T8 Lamps

Cree has recalled LED T8 lamps due to burn hazard; includes T8 lamps provided as replacements in previous recall.

Philips Lighting Recalls Metal Halide Lamps Due To Burn, Laceration Hazards

Philips Lighting has received two reports of lamps shattering. No injuries or property damage have been reported, but there is potential for burns and lacerations.

Staples Recalls Back In Motion Office Chairs Due To Fall Hazard

About 2,000 of the “Back in Motion” office chairs were sold at Staples stores nationwide and online at Staples.com and Quill.com from January 2014 through January 2016 for about $215.

GE Lighting Recalls High-Intensity LED Lamps Due to Impact Hazard

GE has received four reports of the lamp separating from the lamp base. No injuries or property damage have been reported, but there is potential for the lamp to fall onto people below, posing an impact hazard.

Cree Recalls LED T8 Lamps Due To Burn Hazard

Electrical arcing may cause certain Cree® LED T8 replacement lamps to overheat and melt, posing a burn hazard.

Recall Alert: Siemens Recalls Audible Fire Alarm Base

Consumers with these models should immediately contact Siemens to schedule a free inspection and replacement of the recalled audible base.

Recall Alert: ESL And Interlogic Smoke Detectors

Radio frequency interference can cause the smoke detectors to fail to alert consumers of a fire. Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed.

Philips Recalls Metal Halide Lamps

These lamps are being recalled because the internal wiring can arc and cause the lamp to catch fire or the glass to shatter, thus causing a potential laceration hazards.

Product Recall: Pressure Transducers From Gems Sensors

The transducer can fail to detect water pressure accurately in a fire suppression sprinkler system. This could cause the sprinkler system to fail to activate and pump water to the sprinklers in the event of a fire.

Product Recall: Lenovo ThinkCentre M70z, M90z Desktop Computers

About 50,500 units could be affected by a defect in an internal component in the power supply, which could overheat and pose a fire hazard.

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