Recall: LED Dimmable GLS Opal light bulbs

UPDATE – 03/03/2015

The following notice has been extended to include further light bulbs.

This recall involves Crompton Lamps Ltd LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W with either a BC-B22d bayonet cap or an ES-E27 screw cap. The lamps involved can have a colour temperature of 3000K Warm White or 6000K Daylight. The lamps are white in colour with a

cast metal casing and plastic diffuser.

Identification: The model numbers affected are:

CROMPTON LAMPS LGBC14WW-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 3214
CROMPTON LAMPS LGBC14WW-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 3114
CROMPTON LAMPS LGBC14WW-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 1714

CROMPTON LAMPS LGES14WW-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 3214
CROMPTON LAMPS LGES14WW-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 1714

CROMPTON LAMPS LGBC14DL-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 6000K Daylight 3214
CROMPTON LAMPS LGBC14DL-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 6000K Daylight 1714

CROMPTON LAMPS LGES14DL-DIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 6000K Daylight 3214

This information can be found stamped onto the rim of the lamp’s casing and onto the outer packaging (see pictures below).

18/02/2014

The following notice has been issued by the manufacturer
 
Product Recall
LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White ES-E27
LGES14WW-DIM 3214
Crompton
Crompton Lamps Ltd Recalls LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White ES-E27 due to shock risk
Crompton Lamps Ltd is notifying the public that we have announced a voluntary recall of the following product. Consumers should stop using the products immediately.
 
Name of Product: Crompton Lamps Ltd LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White ES-E27, product code LGES14WW-DIM with manufacturing date code 3214.
 
Units: 3380 UK
 
Manufacturer: Crompton Lamps Ltd
 
Fault: A wire in the lamp’s housing can be faulty and poses the risk of electrifying the lamp’s casing posing a low-voltage shock risk.
 
Complaints Reported: 3
 
Affected Models: This recall involves Crompton Lamps Ltd LED Dimmable GLS Opal 14W Warm White with an ES-E27 screw cap. The lamps are white in colour with a cast metal casing and plastic diffuser. The lamps are stamped around the rim of the casing with ‘CROMPTON LAMPS LGES14WWDIM 14W 100mA 240V 50Hz 3000K Warm White 3214’.
 
Identification: The model number is ‘LGES14WW-DIM’ and the affected batch code is ‘3214’. These marks can be found stamped onto the rim of the lamp’s casing
 
Sold By: These products were sold by Crompton Lamps Ltd only to professional electrical wholesale supply distributors in the UK.
 
When Distributed: Since October 2014
 
Manufactured in: China
 
Remedy: End users should immediately stop using the affected product, isolate the mains power supply and remove the lamp. Please contact Craig at Crompton Lamps Ltd for further assistance.
 
Consumer Contact: End users and distributors can advised to contact Crompton Lamps Ltd by email at lamps@cromptonlamps.com or call Crompton Lamps Ltd on +44 (0)845 612 8151.
Crompton Lamps Limited registered in England and Wales No. 05590551
Registered office and correspondence address: Unit 2, Marrtree Business Park, Bowling Back Lane, Bradford BD4 8QE
 
Tel: +44 (0)845 612 8151
Fax: +44 (0)845 612 8171
Email: lamps@cromptonlamps.com Web:http://www.cromptonlamps.com

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