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Recall - Pier 1 Lighted Wall Dragonfly

Web posted on January 10, 2013

This recall involves the Lighted Wall Dragonfly which is a decorative light set in the shape of a large dragonfly and is identified by Model 32219 and SKU number 2594619. The light set features 40 mini-lights interwoven into the wings, and has a red CSA label on the power cord.

The lights can overheat causing the plastic to melt at the base of multiple bulb sockets. Consumers should stop using the Lighted Wall Dragonfly and return it to a Pier 1 Imports store for a refund of the purchase price or a store credit. All known purchasers are being contacted directly by Pier 1 Imports.

The affected products were manufactured in China by Pier 1 Imports, Inc. of Fort Worth, Texas and approximately 134 of the affected light sets were sold at Pier 1 Imports across Canada. The affected light sets were sold from February 2012 to October 2012.

Pier 1 Imports has received four reports from Canada of overheating and melting at the bulb base. There have been no reports of any injuries or property damage. Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of these lights.

For additional information, consumers may contact Pier 1 Imports toll-free at 1-800-689-0797, Prompt number 2, between 8 AM and 7 PM CST Monday to Friday, or visit the company's website.

Consumers may also view the recall notice on the Electrical Safety Authority's website.


For more information on this or other Health Canada consumer product advisories, warnings, and recalls, visit the website at hc-sc.gc.ca.

To report consumer product incidents to Health Canada, visit the website for reporting instructions.

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