Wickes Triple halo Spotlight Plate Product No. 700149 (White / Brass Metal Construction Only)
It has been brought to our attention that the instruction accompanying the above light are ambiguous and may lead tot he light being installed in an incorrect or unsafe manner.
The instructions state that the light does not require an earth connection. Although this is the case for the plastic lights, the White / Brass metal spotlight must be earthed for safety purposes.
Wickes advise all customers who have purchased a White / Brass metal spotlight from January 2000 that under no circumstances should the light fitting be touched unless installation of the fitting was carried out by a fully qualified electrician.
Customers who have purchased a White / Brass metal spotlight from January 2000 are requested to contact the following Freephone Helpline number 0800 0851 323 to arrange for the installed lights to be inspected on site and rectified as necessary.
If you are in any doubt as to whether you have this light, please call the Freephone Helpline who will help you identify the light and advise of any appropriate action.
Wickes strive to provide customer satisfaction and safe quality products at all times. We would like to apologise to our customers for any inconvenience that this safety notice may cause.
FREEPHONE 0800 0851 323
Helpline opening times: 8am to 8pm Mon-Sat. 10am to 4pm Sun.
(Published in The Daily Express newspaper on the 22 July 2000)