Lithonia Lighting is recalling about 1,200 recessed light fixtures. A thermal protector could be missing from the lighting fixtures, posing a risk of overheating and fire.
The recalled fixture is a ceiling-mounted downlight. Model number LV3R is included in this recall and is printed on a UL label inside the light's housing.
The lights were sold by electrical distributors and electrical sales representatives nationwide from April 2007 through May 2008 for between $60 and $80. They were made in the United States.
Consumers should immediately stop using the lighting fixtures and contact Lithonia Lighting to arrange for a free replacement fixture.
For additional information, contact Lithonia Lighting at (800) 638-7705 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.lithonia.com.
The recall is being conducted in cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).