Mirror Sold at Wal-Mart Recalled for Shock Hazard
May 25, 2006
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC),
and Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark.
are recalling about 110,000 Simply Basic Lighted
Mirrors. Exposed wires inside the mirror could
pose an electrical shock hazard to the user when
he or she touches the mirror.
No injuries have been reported.
The recalled mirror is double-sided,
lighted, and has three touch control settings.
It has a metal stand with a brushed silver-colored
finish. The mirror is 6.5 inches in diameter and
has regular side and a magnified side. Model number
DK-00118/H-1698-0 is on the bottom of the mirror’s
base. “Touch lighting with 3 settings”
is printed on a white sticker on the top of the
The mirrors were sold exclusively
at Wal-Mart stores. They were manufactured in
Consumers should immediately stop
using the mirror and return it to Wal-Mart for
a full refund.
For more information, contact Wal-Mart at (800)
925-6278 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT Monday through
Friday, or visit the firm’s website at www.walmartstores.com