The White 2-Bulb Floor Lamp that Target has recalled due to fire and shock hazard (image courtesy Consumer Product Safety Commission)
Washington, DC (WLTX) -- The Consumer Product Safety Commission has released a product recall issued by Target for a certain model floor lamp.
The name of the item, called White 2-Bulb Floor Lamp, was sold at Target stores around the country, and online at target.com, from September of 2012 through May of 2013.
The item is a white plastic turned spindle design floor lamp, with a white fabric drum shaped shade, and two pull chain switches.
The lamp is approximately 60 inches tall, and has the model number: PL1071, located on a sticker applied to the bottom of the base.
Six short-circuit reports have been received by Target, and those short-circuits have resulted in fires and damage to property, along with two consumers being shocked.
If you purchased one of these lamps, immediately unplug it and return as soon as possible to any Target store for a full refund.
Target at (800) 440-0680 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.target.com and click on Product Recalls under the Help tab, then click on Home & Kitchen for more information.