Harbor Breeze Kingsbury ceiling fans sold exclusively at Lowe’s stores recalled because light globe may fall out
HKC-US is recalling about 280,000 Harbor Breeze Kingsbury 70 inch ceiling fans sold exclusively at Lowe’s stores due to impact and injury hazards.
According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the light globe can fall from its housing, posing an impact and laceration injury hazards.
This recall involves Harbor Breeze’s Kingsbury indoor ceiling fans manufactured before December 2018. The bronze finish fans come with five reversible blades in a distressed mocha finish and have a 70-inch blade span. The fans also come with a frosted glass light and a remote control. The manufacture date in MM-YYYY format can be found on a label on top of the motor housing.
Consumers should immediately contact HKC to request a new owner’s manual and light kit label to help ensure correct installation of the light globe.
HKC-US has received 76 reports of the light globe falling, including four laceration injuries.
The ceiling fans were sold at Lowe’s stores nationwide and online at Lowes.com from April 2010 through December 2018 for about $230.
Consumers can contact HKC-US toll-free at 1-877-239-7267 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, via email at HKCRecall@hkcus.com or online at hkcfans.com for more information.