CXB Series LED High-Bay Luminaires Light Fixtures have been recalled. The glass lens on the fixture is prone to breaking, which poses a laceration hazard.
Cree has received 15 reports of the tempered glass lens breaking, but no injuries have been reported. Users should stop using the light fixtures and contact Cree for free replacements. Cree is already contacting registered purchasers directly.
The Cree logo, model number and 23000 lumens are printed on UL label on the rim of the fixture. Light fixtures with a manufacturing lot number starting with the following codes are included in this recall:
AG45, AG48, AG49, AG50, AG51, AG52, AH01, AH02, AH03, AH04, AH05, AH06, AH07, AH08, AH09, AH10, AH11, AH12, AH13 , AH14, AH15, AH16, AH17, AH18, L1H01, L1H02, L1H03, L1H04, L1H05, L1H06, L1H07, L1H08, L1H09, L1H10, L1H11, L1H12, L1H13, L1H14, L1H15, L1H16, L1H17, L1H18.
This recall involves CXB Series LED high-bay indoor light fixtures with model numbers CXB-23L-40K-U-1-HC and CXB-23L-40K-U-1-JP. The light fixtures are used in airport, industrial, municipal, and retailer settings, are silver colored, have a tempered glass lens and measure about 16 inches x 18 inches x 7 inches. The affected products can be identified by the manufacturing lot number found underneath the UPC label on the rim of the fixture. They were purchased from Wholesale electrical distributors and lighting contractors to businesses from January 2014 to April 2014; price was approximately $350.
Cree Inc., of Durham, N.C.
Cree Technical Support toll-free at (800) 425-4653 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or [email protected] or online at www.cree.com and click on “Support” and then “CXB Series Recall” for more information.