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Chandelier recall prompted by Sea Gull Lighting due to possibility of falls resulting in injury, property damage

Recall chandeliers 260x210 Chandelier recall prompted by Sea Gull Lighting due to possibility of falls resulting in injury, property damageSea Gull Lighting, a popular U.S. lighting company headquartered in Illinois, has issued a chandelier recall encompassing almost 9,000 light chandeliers with a propensity to fall and potentially injure bystanders. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), attached to the chandelier is a screw collar used for holding the chandelier to the ceiling mount; however, the screw collar is defective and may break, resulting in a dangerous fall.

The recalled metal chandeliers come from seven different collections:  Brandywine, Laurel Leaf, New Verona, Newport, Parkview, Roslyn and Somerton. All of the recalled chandeliers feature various finishes, as well as two to three tiers of glass shades. Measuring between 27 to 50 inches by 26 to 46 inches high, each chandelier varies depending on the model.

The following product numbers, which can be found on the inside of the ceiling canopy on each chandelier, are involved in this recall:

Collection Product Number Description
Brandywine 31432-71 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique bronze finish with champagne marble glass shades.
31433-71 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique bronze finish with champagne marble glass shades.
39033BLE-71 Fluorescent nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique bronze finish with champagne marble glass shades.
39034BLE-71 Fluorescent fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique bronze finish with champagne marble glass shades.
Laurel Leaf 31351-708 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a state bronze finish with etched ripple glass shades with estate bronze bands.
31351-782 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an heirloom bronze finish with etched ripple glass shades with heirloom bronze bands.
31351-965 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with etched ripple glass shades with antique brushed nickel bands.
31352-708 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an estate bronze finish with etched ripple glass shades with estate bronze bands.
31352-782 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an heirloom bronze finish with etched ripple glass shades with heirloom bronze bands.
31352-965 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with etched ripple glass shades with antique brushed nickel bands.
New Verona RC2223/5+5GLOES Ten-light (five in the bottom glass base and one each in the 5 uplight shades), two-tier chandelier in an olde english silver finish with stone alabaster glass shades.
Newport 31284-814   Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a misted bronze finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass shades.
31284BLE-814   Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a misted bronze finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass shades.
31284-965   Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass shades.
31284BLE-965   Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass shades.
31285-814 Twelve-light, thee-tier chandelier in a misted bronze finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass.
31285BLE-814 Fluorescent twelve-light, three-tier chandelier in a misted bronze finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass shades.
31285-965 Twelve-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with clear highlighted satin etched glass shades.
Parkview 31381-829 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a russet bronze finish with ginger glass shades.
39381BLE-829 Fluorescent nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a russet bronze finish with ginger glass shades.
31381-965 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.
39381BLE-965 Fluorescent nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.
31382-829 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in a russet bronze finish with ginger glass shades.
39382BLE-829 Fluorescent fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in a russet bronze finish with ginger glass shades.
31382-965 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.
39382BLE-965 Fluorescent fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.
Roslyn 31522-845 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a flemish bronze finish with creme parchment glass shades with flemish bronze bands.
31523-845 Twelve-light, three-tier chandelier in a flemish bronze finish with creme parchment glass shades with flemish bronze bands.
Somerton 31377-839 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a blacksmith finish with cafe tint glass shades.
31377BLE-839 Fluorescent nine-light, two-tier chandelier in a blacksmith finish with cafe tint glass shades.
31377-965 Nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.
31377BLE-965 Fluorescent nine-light, two-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.
31378-839 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in a blacksmith finish with cafe tint glass shades.
31378-965 Fifteen-light, three-tier chandelier in an antique brushed nickel finish with satin etched glass shades.

Before the light chandelier recall was announced, Sea Gull Lighting was aware of four incidents where one of the recalled chandeliers fell from the ceiling, resulting in a total of $1,600 worth of property damage. No injuries have been reported since the recall was first announced.

From November 2006 through August 2013, the recalled light chandeliers were sold for between $250 and $750 by Aztec Electric Supply, Ferguson, Lowe’s, State Electric Supply, Wesco and other retailers nationwide and online at Amazon.com, HomeDepot.com and other online retailers. All of the recalled chandeliers were manufactured in China.

Sea Gull Lighting has opted to replace all of the recalled chandeliers that have fallen, as well as offer repair hardware to recalled chandeliers that have not. Until the consumer has contacted Sea Gull Lighting about the recall, the company urges consumers to keep people from walking directly beneath the chandelier.

For more information on the light chandelier recall, contact Sea Gull Lighting toll-free at 888-475-1136 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.seagulllighting.com and click on Safety Recall for more information. Consumers may also email the company at seagullproducts@seagulllighting.com.

Source:
CSPC