Northbrook, IL, – October 15, 2012 – UL is notifying consumers, retailers and distributors that the decorative lighting string, identified below, may pose a fire and shock hazard. The product does not comply with UL’s safety requirements for the United States and is not eligible to bear the UL Mark.
Name of Product: Flicker Lights
Hazard: The product may overheat posing a risk of fire and/or electric shock.
On the product: The product bears an unauthorized UL Mark, and the following:
Labels on the Product:
120 V, 60 Hz, 0.0.083A, 10W, 0111 Made in China
DECORATIVE LIGHTING STRING
T-1,432 ISSUE NO. T-1,432
On the box:
Indoor and Outdoor
10 Lights Per Strand
Flickers Like Real Burning Candles
If One Or More Goes Out, Others Stay Lit
9 ft. Lighted Length/10 ft Total Length
Photographs of the product:
Sold at: Known to be sold at Party City and may have been sold at other retailers.