Varaluz Recalls Longfellow Light Fixtures Due to Fire Hazard

This recall involves all Longfellow model 3- and 4-light light fixtures for indoor or outdoor use. The black metal fixtures have a clear/frosted glass shade on four sides and can be wall mounted or ceiling mounted. Model number 731KL04EB, 731KM03EB, 731P03EB, 331P03BL, 731P03EB or 331P04BL is printed on the label on the canopy of the ceiling mounted fixtures or the backplate of wall mounted fixtures.

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    Improper wiring can allow melting of the insulation and cause the fixtures to short out, posing fire and shock hazards.
  • Remedy
    Repair
  • Incidents
    The firm has received two reports of lights bulbs shorting. No injuries have been reported.
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately discontinue use of the fixtures until replacement units are available. Consumers should contact Varaluz for a replacement light fixture or a refund.
  • Sold At
    Lighting showrooms nationwide and online through lighting and home improvement websites from April 2013 to September 2015 for between $320 and $420.
 
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