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LED Light Bulbs Recalled, Fire Danger

6:03 PM, Mar 20, 2013   |    comments
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WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) -- Check your sockets and lamps for a lighting danger tonight. More than half a million LED light bulbs are being recalled.

The 6, 8 or 9 watt bulbs are sold under brand names like Definity, EcoSmart, Sylvania and Westinghouse.

They can overheat or cause fire danger to fixtures, rugs, carpets, floors and circuits.

Be on the lookout for model numbers: A19, G25 and R20/PAR20.

You'll find them on the packaging or on the light colored circular  neck above the base of the bulb.

CPSC LED Light Bulb Recall Notice

If you've got any of these bulbs, stop using them.

For more information, call the Lighting Science Group toll free at (855) 574-2533 or on the web by www.lsgc.com/recall.

 

 

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