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American Tack & Hardware AmerTac Amerelle, Everyday Basics LED Night Lights

Date: 
March 1, 2012
Brand: 
American Tack & Hardware (AmerTac)
Sold At: 

Hardware stores, home centers and lighting showrooms from March 2009 through October 2010 for about $6.

Problem:

An electrical short circuit in the night light can cause it to overheat and smolder or melt, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.

Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 227,000
If You Own This Product: 

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled night lights, remove them from the wall sockets and contact the firm for instructions on receiving a full refund.

Consumer Contact: 

For additional information, contact AmerTac at (800) 420-7511 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit AmerTac's website at www.recall-center.com or www.amertac.com

Incidents/Injuries: 

AmerTac has received 25 reports of the night lights smoking, burning, melting and charring. No injuries have been reported.

Manufactured In: 
China.

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