January 20, 2017 – The following is a notification from Intertek that the DVI Lighting Inc. luminaires identified below bearing Intertek Certification Marks for the United States and Canada may pose a public hazard.
Product Description: Incandescent semi-flush and flush mounted medium base luminaires intended for use with two (2) 100 watt “Type A” lightbulbs
Manufacturer: DVI Lighting Inc. - Made in China
Number of Units: Unknown
Models in all finishes as below with adjacent CETLUS Certification Mark and Control Numbers 2003372, 4007159, and 4007059
Known Models: DVP7411, DVP7430, DVP2015, DVP2111, DVP2404, DVP5211, DVP5304, DVP5813, DVP7212, DVP7230, DVP8011, DVP8212, DVP8312 (Other models in this configuration may exist)
Construction: Two lamp holders under glass lens, in the parallel configuration as shown in the accompanying photographs, with visible wiring within white fiberglass sleeveing in contact or near contact with the lightbulbs. (Wiring located to the right of areas A and B below)
Reported Hazards: Overheating of luminaire wiring resulting in possible wire insulation breakdown, short-circuit and fire
Sold at: Known to be sold at various retailers and on-line sellers
Recommended Disposition: Consumers should immediately stop using the luminaires, remove them from service, and return them to the point of purchase.
Click HERE to download PDF of Product Warning.