Home Depot Recalls CE Tech Riser Cable Due to Fire Hazard
Home Depot has announced a recall of more than 11,000 CE Tech 1,000 ft. Riser Cables. The recalled riser cable does not meet fire resistance standards for riser cable, posing a fire hazard.
This recall involves 1,000 ft. CE Tech riser cable sold in boxes of 1,000 ft. lengths. It is intended to run between floors of a building as data cable. This type of cable must self-extinguish in a fire. The cable is gray and marked (UL) E316395. The cable's box is blue and black and is marked CE Tech 1,000 ft. riser cable, Cat 6 23-4.
The riser cable affected by this recall was sold at Home Depot stores nationwide from January 2013 through February 2013.
Consumers should remove the recalled cable and return it to Home Depot for a full refund.
For more information on this recall, contact Home Depot toll-free at 800-394-7519.