Advantus Recalls Fluorescent Computer Task Lamps Due to Burn Hazard

Product Recall Details

Product Name LEDU Black Fluorescent Computer Task Lamps Model L283MB
Recall Date September 2, 2020
Number of units affected About 384
Description This recall involves the LEDU Black Matte Fluorescent Computer Task Lamps Model L283MB. The lamp case housing measures approximately 3.5 inches in height and 1.5 inches in width and 1.875 inches in depth. The model number is printed on the packaging. UL E157718 CSA LL101497 Type SPT-2 is printed on the black coating of the electrical cord. The UPC code 072743000487 can be found on the package.
Retailer(s) Staples and Essendant sold the recalled lamps through catalogs, independent office product dealers and internet resellers. They were also sold online at and from February 2020 through July 2020 for about $136.
Hazard The tape used to contain wire components within the lamps case housing can overheat and melt, posing a burn hazard.
Available Remedy Refund Consumers should immediately unplug and stop using the recalled lamp and contact Advantus to arrange for a full refund.
Who to Contact if You Own This Product

Advantus at 800-284-5577 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, email at, or visit online at and select “Consumer Alerts” at bottom of page for more information or