Portable Nightlights Recalled

Date:
December 10, 2009
Category:
Miscellaneous
Company/Brand:
OSRAM SYLVANIA Products Inc.
The Danger:
The bottom plastic cover on the recharging base of the portable nightlight can break, exposing internal electrical components. This poses an electric shock hazard.
Description:
This recall involves about 26,000 LED Rocketship PalPODzzz portable nightlights with model number 72174. The product can also be used as an emergency light or a flashlight. The nightlight is shaped as a rocket ship and sits in a plastic recharging base that plugs into the wall. The model number and date codes 0808 or 0908 are printed on the label attached to the bottom cover of the recharging base.
Sold At:
The Home Depot, Stop & Shop, and other retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Smarthome.com, and Sylvaniaonlinestore.com from October 2008 through November 2009 for between $15 and $20.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the recalled portable nightlights and contact OSRAM SYLVANIA for a free replacement portable nightlight and a $5 coupon credit for OSRAM SYLVANIA products. For more information, contact OSRAM SYLVANIA at (877)-423-3772 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. ET or visit www.sylvania.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml10/10060.html

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