Outdoor, wall-mount lanterns recalled

Bel Air Lighting, Inc. of Valencia, CA has recalled about 100,000 outdoor, wall-mount lanterns manufactured in Guangdong, China.

According to the company, an electrical short circuit can occur in the lanterns’ internal wiring, posing a risk of fire, burn and electric shock to consumers. Bel Air says that it has received seven separate reports of incidents related to the recalled lanterns, including two reports of lanterns catching fire. However, no reports of injuries have been received.

The outdoor lanterns were sold at Lowe’s stores and in lighting showrooms nationwide, and through Lowes.com, from June 2006 through May 2012 for about $48.

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