Replacement 6' Lampcord Assembly Recalled by Atron Electro Industries Due to Shock Hazard

    ONTARIO, Dec. 13 /CNW/ - Atron Electro Industries Inc. announced a
voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop
using the recalled products unless otherwise instructed.

    Name of Product: Item No. LA944 - Replacement 6' LAMPCORD with Through
    Cord Switch and Candelabra Lampholder

    Units: 1,000 units bearing the date code BE (Feb. 2005)

    Hazard: The conductor insulation may, with improper installation or
    handling, dislodge from the lampholder. This could result in exposed bare
    conductors at entry to the lampholder and could result in shock or

    Incidents/injuries: There have been no known injuries involving this

    Description: The assembly consists of a certified six foot power supply
    cord (SPT-2) white with a certified through cord switch (TS-09C) and
    certified candelabra lampholder (ZX-218). The date code BE appears on
    packing sleeve adjacent to the item number.

    Sold at: Various electrical outlets and home centres in Canada.

    Manufactured in: China

    Remedy: Consumers should stop using the assembly bearing the date code BE
    (Feb. 2005) and contact Atron Electro Industries Inc. for instructions on
    returning the product.

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For further information:

For further information: call Atron Electro Industries Inc. at (800)
311-2288 between 9:00am and 4:00pm EST or visit the company's web site at

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