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Recall Alert! Legrand Wiremold Power Strips

PUBLISHED ON 09/06/2012

This afternoon, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Legrand Wiremold recalled over 14,000 Legrand Under Cabinet Power and Lighting power strips. The recall comes after a report of an infant experiencing electrical shock.

The recalled power strips were sold at Ace Hardware, Do it Best, Home Depot USA, Sutherland, True Value Hardware and online at between February 2011 and August 2012 for about $40.

This recall involves four-outlet under-cabinet power and lighting strips model number PX1001. The power strips come in a red package with “Wiremold-Series Part PX1001” printed on the front. The manufactured dates of the recalled products are presented as product date codes January 2011 through June 2012, and are found imprinted on a circle on the bottom with an arrow pointing to the number of the month and the year “11” or “12” in the center. The model number PX1001, and UPC number 0 86698 00125 3, are imprinted on the bottom of the packaging.

If you have this power cord, stop using it immediately and return itto Legrand Wiremold for a replacement or refund. For additional information, contact Legrand Wiremold at (800) 617-1768 between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm’s website at

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