May 23, 2006
Light Fixtures Recalled After Reports of Units Falling
Name of Product: Low Bay TG Series Lighting Fixtures
Units: About 1,100 units
Manufacturer: Lithonia Lighting division of Acuity Lighting Group Inc. of Conyers, Ga.
Hazard: Two nuts in a mounting mechanism of these light fixtures were not attached. The fixture could detach, fall and possibly hit consumers.
Description: The recalled lighting fixtures are designed for areas that require low mounting heights and are used in parking garages, stairwells, entrances or aisles. The fixtures have a heavy-duty aluminum housing with either a white or a dark bronze finish and a glass lens. Their installed width is approximately 13 inches. The TGL and TGR series fixtures are not included in this recall, as these fixtures have a different mounting mechanism.
Sold by: Electrical and Lighting supply distributors between November 2004 and February 2006 for about $190.
Remedy: Facility managers and business owners are being contacted by Acuity Lighting Group Inc., to schedule an inspection and repair. Please contact Acuity Lighting Group if you have not been contacted yet.
Consumer Contact: For more information, call Lithonia Lighting at (800)-745-1788 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the company’s Web site at www.lithonia.com