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    • 4/2/2011
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    • 20110312-CCBED-2147481571
    Incident Description: I am writing to describe a near miss fire in my home. A GE helical 20W CFL light bulb hanging in basement almost caught fire. From the bulb base: HELICAL 20W 120 VAC, 60Hz, 300 mA FLE20HT3/2/SW made in China I was in the basement doing work and smelled ... (More)
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    • 5/23/2011
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    • 20110429-46DDA-2147479636
    Incident Description: Experienced a hazardess situation with a General Electric CFL light bulb. (FLE 15HT3/2 SW Helical 15 W light bulb, HG209). The bulb was one of three in a bathroom fixture. The fixture is wall mounted about 3 1/2 feet above the bathroom sink and remains ... (More)
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    (5/9/2011) GE compact fluorescent lights are designed to meet GE’s and third-party safety requirements. In some cases, electronic components in the CFL’s base may wear out in a way that will result in some smoke, odor, or discoloration (browning) of the plastic housing. ... (More)
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    • 12/21/2011
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    • 20111129-38BD8-2147472900
    Incident Description: Purchased three pack of GE light bulbs (Product # 48695; 40G25W/RVL) on 11/27/11 at Home Depot. Installed in bathroom fixture about 6:00pm. Used lights on/off over next few hours. Shut light off for night about 9:30pm. About 10:30pm heard sound resembling ... (More)
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    • 1/21/2015
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    • 20141223-4B346-2147437567
    Incident Description: I use GE 72 W (100W equivalent ) light bulbs in a ceiling fixture on 12/21/2014, the lights were and no one was in the room. I heard an explosion and came into the room to find pieces of glass all over the room. The halogen light bulb had exploded. It was ... (More)
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    • 2/2/2015
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    • 20141231-A4773-2147437136
    Incident Description: A GE 110W reveal light bulb exploded in the bathroom fixture as I was in the bathroom showering me with glass
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