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UL Warns of Potentially Hazardous Holiday Decorative Outfits

February 29, 2008

NOTE: This information is from a previously printed press release, newsletter, or other dated document. It is presented here for archival purposes only.

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 29, 2008 -- Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is notifying consumers and retailers that lighted decorative outfits manufactured by Jian Lian Lighting Company do not comply with UL's safety requirements and may pose a risk of shock or fire.

Units: Unknown quantity

Name of Product: Model G22-6298

Date of Manufacture: December 2006 to present

Manufacturer: Jian Lian Lighting Co. Ltd.

Hazard: These products may overheat, creating a potential risk of electric shock and fire to users.

Identification: On the product: The cord has a white tag with the following information:

Model G22-6298 (0.17A)
Made in China

The cord also has a UL holographic label consisting of the UL Mark and the following information:

Decorative Outfit
Issue No.: 40,088

Identification: On the packaging: The packaging displays the UL Mark for the United States and provides the following information:

Frosty Dangler
Lighted Hanging Silhouette

What you should do: UL recommends that users stop using the product immediately and return the decorative outfit to the place of purchase.

Photo of the product.