LED light bulbs recalled by Lighting Science Group due to fire hazard
Date: March 19, 2013
Units: About 554,000
The LED light bulbs can overheat during use, posing a fire hazard. There have been 68 incidents of product failures, eight of which were accompanied by visible smoke or fire conditions. The incidents include damage to light sockets, melted fixtures, burned rugs/carpet/ floors, damage to a circuit and to a lamp. There have been no reports of personal injuries.