RECALL: Night Lights Recalled for Burn Hazard

Energizer night lights sold exclusively at Target recalled.


The following information was posted on the Town of Durham website.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. 

Name of product: Energizer Rotating Night Lights 

Units: About 260,000 

Importer: Energizer, of St. Louis, Mo. 

Manufacturer: Ningbo Sun-alps Industry Develop Co. Ltd, of China 

Hazard: The night lights can overheat and smoke, posing a burn hazard to consumers. 

Incidents/Injuries: Energizer has received nine reports of the night lights overheating, including three reports of minor property damage. No injuries have been reported. 

Description: This recall involves Energizer LED rotating night lights. The night lights are white and have an LED light inside an adjustable dome on top. The night lights measure about 2 inches wide by 2 ½ inches long. Model number "NLPLROT" and date codes between 0110 (for January 2010) through 0111 (for January 2011) are included in this recall. The model number is stamped onto the side of the night light. The date code is stamped in a circle on the back of the night light. The arrow points to the month of production (i.e. 12 = December) and the number positioned on either side of the arrow represents the year (i.e. "10" = 2010).

Sold exclusively at: Target stores nationwide from February 2010 through July 2012 for about $6. 

Manufactured in: China 

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled night lights. Contact Energizer for instructions on returning the night lights for a $7 coupon towards the purchase of an Energizer product. 

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Energizer at (800) 383-7323 between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at www.energizer.com

Janet August 28, 2012 at 08:51 PM
Good luck getting in contact with Energizer concerning this. Was on hold for over 20 minutes & no rep. Called Target Guest Relations & they were no help either. Rep had no idea what I was talking about & the call was disconnected several times. The local Target store I called didn't have any recall info on it either; and I'd spoken with a manger to top it all off.


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