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AmerTac Forever-Glo Nite Lites

Date: 
March 8, 2006
Brand: 
AmerTac
Sold At: 
Hardware stores, lighting showrooms and home centers nationwide from May 2004 through December 2005 for about $3.
Problem:
An electrical short circuit in the nite lite can cause it to overheat and smolder or melt which can burn consumers or result in a fire.
Product Numbers Recalled: 
About 35,000
If You Own This Product: 
Consumers should stop using the recalled nite lites immediately. If the units are plugged into the wall, turn off the power at the circuit box and remove the light from the wall socket and contact the firm for a full refund or two free replacement nite lites.
Consumer Contact: 
For additional information, contact the firm at (800) 777-0802 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. ET Friday.
Incidents/Injuries: 
AmerTac has received nine reports of incidents involving the recalled nite lites smoking, burning, melting and/or charring. No injuries have been reported.
Manufactured In: 
China

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