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Code 3 announces the recall of rechargeable LED work/utility lamps


St. Louis – Code 3, part of the ECCO Safety Group of companies, is conducting a safety recall of its first generation EW2461–series work lamp – a portable, magnetic mountable, LED work/utility lamp powered by a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery. Due to a suspected manufacturing issue with one of the components, the product may overheat and present a risk of fire. There have been no reported injuries.

This recall applies to work lamps manufactured on or before November 19, 2015 with the following model numbers: CW2461CWR, CW2461-CAMO. The model number and date of manufacture can be found on the product as shown below:

EW2461 Product Recall

If the box has a green sticker or if the label states “Rev. B,” it is not part of this recall. If neither of these are present, you must still check the date code to determine whether it falls within the recall range.

Owners of the recalled lamps should stop using them and return them to the place of purchase as soon as possible for a refund or replacement (subject to availability).

For more information on the recall, please call Code 3’s Customer Service Department at (314) 426-2700or visit

About ECCO Safety Group:
ESG is an umbrella organization providing centralized, global support to its business units. Headquartered in Boise, Idaho (USA), ESG operates nine manufacturing facilities on four continents, along with an additional four sales offices in Europe, Australia and China, together employing 900 team members. Globally, ESG serves more than 3,000 OEM, private label, fleet, and aftermarket customers in a range of industries from heavy construction and material handling to utilities and emergency services.