April 24, 2003DesignPac Has Recalled Oil Lamps
Northlake, IL (SafetyAlerts)
- DesignPac Inc. has recalled
37,200 Oil Lamps. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed.
Name of product: Oil Lamps
Distributor: DesignPac Inc. of Northlake, Ill.
Hazard: The glass wick holder can shatter when lit, posing a fire hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: One report of glass wick-holder shattering. No injuries reported.
Description: The recalled lamps come in two styles: a clear, heart- shaped glass container approximately 6-inches tall called "The Vintage Rose Oil Lamp" and a clear, doorknob-shaped glass container approximately 5-inches tall with heart-shaped beads on the outside called "Love Potion Oil Lamp." Both recalled lamps have an insertable wick with a glass wick-holder, which sits on top of the glass container.
Sold at: Exclusively in Target stores nationwide from December 2002 through February 2003 for about $7.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should tightly seal the contents, and return the lamps to any Target store nationwide for a refund.
Consumer Contact: Call Target toll-free at (800) 440-0680 between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.