August 19, 2020 – Lithonia Lighting CFMK Surface Mount Brackets. The bracket can fail to securely surface mount the CPANL LED fixture and allow the fixture to fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury. (Health Canada – RA-73717)
Product Description: This recall involves metal CFMK H-brackets that are screwed into the ceiling and used to surface mount CPANL LED fixtures. The CFMK bracket was included as an optional mounting accessory with 1x4, 2x4 and 2x2 CPANLs.
The following CFMK brackets are included in the recall:
|Model Number||Serial Number||Date Code|
|CPANL 2x2 35 K with brackets||*264JGP||L04xx18-L10xx18
|CPANL 2x4 35 K with brackets||*264JGN||L04xx18-L10xx18
|CPANL 1x4 35 K with brackets||*264M17||L04xx18-L10xx18
Hazard identified: The CFMK bracket can fail to securely surface mount the CPANL LED fixture and allow the fixture to fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury. As of August 13, 2020, the company has received 2 reports of failing brackets in Canada, and no reports of injury. In the United States, the company has received 22 reports of failing brackets, and 1 report of minor injury.
Number sold: Approximately 299 units of the affected product were sold in Canada, and approximately 318,000 were sold in the United States.
Time period sold: The affected products were sold from August 2018 to June 2020.
Place of origin: Manufactured in China.