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    • 1/31/2018
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    • 20180107-BBCCF-2147393935
    Incident Description: Nightlight exploded and then caught fire. Flames were 2" high against wall. I was able to blow the flame out and pull device from wall socket. Praise Hod I was home and awake when it happened.
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: White nightlight made by AmerTac #71352. I have pictures
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (1/19/2018) Amertac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. I have contacted the customer and received more details about the event, the product, and related factors to aid in the evaluation of the ... (More)
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    • 5/6/2016
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    • 20160414-65E0E-2147420205
    Incident Description: I have several night lights in my home, all are the same make and model. AmerTac model 71055 auto turn on night lights. I have had these for approximately 10 years. I have recently had two of them fail. It starts out with an acrid smell in the house that I ... (More)
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: AmerTac night light with photo sensor - model# 71055 Has a white plastic housing with clear rectangular shaped diffuser
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (5/5/2016) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously. We are in the process of investigating the matter reported. I have reached out to the consumer to discuss having the item returned so we may examine it and determine a cause for the ... (More)
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    • 12/2/2015
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    • 20151109-59DB6-2147426900
    Incident Description: My daughter noticed a strange toxic odor on the second floor of her house. Upon investigation she found the odor coming for a night light in my grandsons room. The fixture was very hot when it was removed from service. The unit was given to me and upon ... (More)
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: 120V-60Hz 0-3W night light
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (2/2/2016) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously. We are in the process of investigating the matter reported. I have reached out to the consumer to discuss having the item returned so we may examine it and determine a cause for the ... (More)
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    • 7/24/2015
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    • 20150624-21619-2147430822
    Incident Description: bulb burned out and melted the inside of the light
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: night light
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (7/23/2015) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. In this instance the customer stated that “the bulb burned out and melted the inside of the light”. Upon contacting the customer he ... (More)
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    • 3/20/2015
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    • 20150224-CCAA6-2147435106
    Incident Description: On 20 Feb 2015 at approximately 6pm my daughter (9 year old) was in her room when she saw her Disney Princess LED night instantaneously burst into flame. I was in her room within 10 seconds and the nightlight was completely on fire and sparking from inside ... (More)
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: Disney Princess Nightland .3 watt LED with matching light switch cover UPDATE Amertac LED NITE LITE / NIGHT LIGHT & WALLPLATE - DISNEY PRINCESS UPC – ... (More)
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
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    • 11/3/2014
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    • 20141009-A8C56-2147440216
    Incident Description: Amertac Xenon Direct-It Accent Lighting (XPV11HCL) burned out all of the lenses protecting the fixture from the extremely high heat Xenon lamps. Over the past six months or so, each lens fell out because the individual puck lights melted from the high ... (More)
    Product: Electric Chandeliers or Other Attached Light Fixtures (628)
    Product Description: Accent lighting. Puck lights.
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (11/3/2014) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. Because the consumer chose not to provide his name we cannot review our records to determine when the consumer called and what message he ... (More)
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    • 10/27/2014
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    • 20141002-CAE66-2147440452
    Incident Description: Smell of Electrical Burning in Kitchen at 9pm at night. Traced to Amertac 71055 7W bulb NiteLite that was flickering & lightly smoking. The bottom of the plastic case was extremely hot to the touch but not melted. The AC connector prongs were hot enough to ... (More)
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: AmerTac 71055 automatic dusk to dawn Nite Light, beige in color with obscure plastic bulb cover. Shows UL listing 8/99 E150153 EF. UL (c) circled in hologram ... (More)
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (10/27/2014) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. In this incident the product became hot and the prongs were hot when removed from the outlet. Neither the smoke detector nor the circuit ... (More)
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    • 3/11/2014
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    • 20140211-06907-2147447347
    Incident Description: Westek XP30KC 20-Watt Xenon Accent Light Kit, 3 Pack, Nickel, a product sold AmerTac on Amazon. I bought the product in Oct. 2013. In Feb, 2014, I noticed a burning smell. I recalled that this set of lights began to dim periodically the week before on its ... (More)
    Product: Electric Chandeliers or Other Attached Light Fixtures (628)
    Product Description: Westek XP30KC 20-Watt Xenon Accent Light Kit, 3 Pack, Nickel
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (3/10/2014) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. The product is rated for the application that it was being used in and there is no fire hazard if it is installed properly. There was no ... (More)
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    • 2/6/2014
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    • 20140113-FC53E-2147448212
    Incident Description: A night-light plugged into a grounded wall outlet in my house's hallway started to smoke and burn on January 8, 2014. The brand name is AMERTAC. The information on the back of the nightlight is AMERTAC NITELITE TM. UL listed E153711. 9C19. Made in the USA. ... (More)
    Product: Night-lights (1533)
    Product Description: AMERTAC NITELITE number stamped on back 9C19 Made in the USA Patent pending
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (2/7/2014) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. This report involves night light Model 71080. The product has ‘Made in USA’ on the back of the night light. AmerTac has not produced the ... (More)
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    • 4/1/2013
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    • 20130307-529BC-2147458098
    Incident Description: Under cabinet Light melted. The plastic 1 inch from the end of the light melted. This is a slim florescent light designed to be placed under cabinets. The light failed and melted the plastic.
    Product: Other Electric Lighting Equipment (4039)
    Product Description: Slim under cabinet florescent light
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: AMERTAC COMPANY
    Business Comments:
    (4/5/2013) AmerTac takes customer satisfaction and product safety issues very seriously and investigates all reported incidents. We contacted the consumer and he agreed to return the defective product to us for our examination. The damage is located in an area of the ... (More)

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