Discovey Kids Animated Marine and Safari Lamps have been recalled by Innovage, LLC, due to a defect that can cause an electrical short, posing a safety hazard to consumers.
To this date the company has received nine reports of incidents. Seven reports included lamps catching fire, one involved a child suffering a smoke inhalation injury and three involved minor property damage.
The recall involves 360,000 Discovery Kids Lamps:
Animated Marine Lamps – Model Numbers 1627121 or 1628626.
Animated Safari Lamp – Model Numbers 1627124 or 1628626.
The affected models all have batch numbers that begin with “2”. The 11 digit batch number can be found on the bottom of the units and also on the bottom of the box.
For pictures of the recalled lamps, please refer to the CPSC News Release.
Consumers should contact the company for a refund. But in the meantime, the lamps should no longer be used to avoid injury.
Call Innovage at (888) 232-1535 or visit their Web site at www.lamprecall.org.