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    • REPORT
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    • 7/25/2019
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    • 20190608-FCB71-2147380533
    Incident Description: I was eating lunch on the dining room table, and the glass cover detached itself from the rest of the bulb and fell from the ceiling, right in front of me. The bulb was made by Cree. Most of them have burned out prematurely.
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: LED light bulb
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Cree, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (7/16/2019) Upon learning of this report, Cree Lighting’s Customer Service Team immediately contacted the consumer to better understand the issue. The consumer confirmed that he had experienced a detachment of the exterior glass globe from the base of one of his bulbs. ... (More)
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    • 3/12/2019
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    • 20190209-FB208-2147382800
    Incident Description: The product is an led replacement tube that went up on fire or smoked. I have tried dealing with Walmart (GREAT VALUE BRANDED) but they keep sending surveys, but not an response. The lights at first caused one ballast to fail. I decided to try them in a ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: LED replacement for use with ballast 48 inch.
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Walmart Stores Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (2/25/2019) Dear customer, please contact 1800-925-6278 and provide them with your information so that they can assist you. Please also provide the last part of this CPSC number (2147382800) so that we can tie the reports together.
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    • 12/14/2018
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    • 20181016-87668-1803244
    Incident Description: Caller is reporting that he was replacing the bulb because it had blown out and noticed that the end of the casing had melted. He stated that they were fumes that had emitted from the bulb and that it contains mercury. He feels that he may have been exposed ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: CFL bulb
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: The Home Depot
    Business Comments:
    (11/29/2018) Home Depot takes product safety issues very seriously. If you have any additional information, please contact us at product_safety@homedepot.com or (877) 527-0313.
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    • 8/27/2018
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    • 20180805-7945A-2147386371
    Incident Description: A compact fluorescent bulb from Bright Effects, model# L65TN began to overheat and melt causing burning hot plastic droplets to fall from the light. The bulb was screwed into a standard ceiling mount glazed porcelain incandescent lampholder and was not in an ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: Bright Effects L65TN compact fluorescent light bulb. 65W 120 VAC 60 Hz 1.08A UL# E170906
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: LF, LLC
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    • 9/16/2016
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    • 20160811-A653C-1587835
    Incident Description: (08/11/2016) The consumer stated that his wife noticed that the bulb in the two light ceiling fixture flickered and then it went out. One shade of the fixture was dark. His wife shut the light off so that she could remove the bulb. As she was taking the shade ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: spiral light bulb
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (9/1/2016) We take consumer concerns regarding product safety very seriously and understand the dissatisfaction some individuals may have with the type of failure described in this complaint. In rare instances the electronic components in compact fluorescent lamps ... (More)
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    • 3/25/2016
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    • 20160222-4A0F8-1557215
    Incident Description: Caller stated that the bulb shattered dispersing glass pieces onto his floor. He stated that he noticed that there was a recall on the bulb and he would like to add this incident as well. Recall#15-242 Hazard:The lens of the bulb can shatter in the lamp or ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: Halogen Bulb
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Philips Lighting Company
    Business Comments:
    (3/21/2016) This product is the subject of an active recall, number 15-242, that was initiated on 10 September, 2015. Information on that recall, including scope of the recall and instructions for consumers to obtain the appropriate remedy, can be accessed at: ... (More)
    • REPORT
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    • 1/14/2016
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    • 20151221-596C1-2147425639
    Incident Description: We use LED light bulbs from Feit Electric (www.feit.com) Model number BPCECFC/DM/300/LED/3 in our Dining room chandelier. This morning one of the bulbs had a malfunction but instead of simply not working it caught fire and melted off inside the chandelier ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: Feit Electric LED 120VAC Light Bulb - Model Number BPCECFC/DM/300/LED/3
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (1/11/2016) We take consumer concerns regarding product safety very seriously and understand the dissatisfaction associated with this type of complaint. Our technical staff have evaluated the information provided and have determined the most likely reason for this ... (More)
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    • 10/5/2015
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    • 20150913-3B670-2147428473
    Incident Description: Lightbulb exploded with a loud bang, sending glass raining down on me, my husband, our breakfast, table and floor.
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: Ge energy-efficient soft white lightbulb 72w incandescent modified spectrum replacement
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: GE Lighting
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    • 4/2/2015
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    • 20150218-CD2DE-1469312
    Incident Description: (02/17/2015) The consumer stated that he turned the light either on or off. He was not sure. There was a bang and the light exploded. The entire kitchen was covered with glass. The bulb was in an overhead fixture in the middle of the kitchen. No ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: spiral light bulb 23 watts 6 pack
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Feit Electric Company, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (3/19/2015) We spoke with the consumer named in this complaint on 2/23/15. He explained the subject light bulb was used in a recessed ceiling light fixture. It is possible this bulb was damaged during use or may have shorted out inside the socket. Based on the ... (More)
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    • 4/9/2014
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    • 20140226-369F1-1388712
    Incident Description: Caller stated that he smelled smoke and noticed that it was emitting from the ceiling fixture where the bulb was located. He immediately turned off the light and removed the bulb and noticed that there a burnt hole on the side of it. The manufacturer was not ... (More)
    Product: Light Bulbs (627)
    Product Description: CFL bulb
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Sunpark Electronics Corporation

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