Nygala Corp. recently announced a recall of Nygala Halloween Projection Flashlights. The recall was initiated after one reported incident involving a flashlight that overheated, blistered and melted.
The flashlights can overheat, blister and melt, posing fire and burn hazards.
The Halloween projection flashlights were sold from August 2010 through October 2011. The black and orange plastic flashlight is 6 inches long and has pumpkins, bats, witches, haunted houses and cats on the handle. The flashlights come with six different plastic lenses that attach to the flashlight to project various images, including a pumpkin, bat, witch, haunted house and cat. The flashlights use two AA batteries. â€œFlomo,â€ â€œHW189â€ and UPC 677916518266 are printed on the packaging.
Approximately 10,000 projection flashlights were sold at discount stores in California, Connecticut, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and Utah from August 2010 through October 2011 for about $1.
According to the recall notice, consumers should immediately stop using the recalled flashlights, remove and properly discard the batteries and return the flashlights to the store where purchased for a full refund. For additional information, contact Nygala Corp. at (800) 445-5936 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the company’s website www.flomousa.com
If you have been injured by a defective projection flashlight or other holiday product, a defective products attorney may be able to help you pursue the compensation you deserve. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.