Northbrook, IL February 28, 2012UL is notifying AHJ’s, electrical contractors, electricians, consumers and retailers that the electrical outlet boxes identified below bear a counterfeit UL Mark for the United States. These outlet boxes have not been evaluated by UL to the appropriate Standards for Safety and it is unknown if the boxes comply with UL’s safety requirements.

Name of Product:                           
Metallic Outlet Box Cat. Nos. 52151-3/4VT,
72171-3/4VT and TB-135G

Identification:

On the Product: The following information and markings appear stamped into the steel on the products with a counterfeit UL Mark:

Garvin Industries
52151-3/4-VT or
72171-3/4-VT or
TB-135G

Photograph of the Product with Counterfeit UL Mark:

Close up:

Represents 52151-3/4-VT and 72171-3/4-VT

Photograph of the Product with Counterfeit UL Mark:

Close up:

TB-135-G

Known to be sold at: The outlet boxes were known to be sold at conneXion.  http://www.connexiones.com/, and may be sold at other retailers.