Jo-Ann Stores Issues Recall for Light Sets That Pose a Laceration Hazard to Consumers

The impacted light sets were sold at Jo-Ann stores nationwide from October 2017 to February 2018

Jo-Ann Stores Issues Recall for Light Sets That Pose a Laceration Hazard to Consumers
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April 17, 2018

Jo-Ann Stores is recalling approximately 3,000 holiday light sets that can break during normal use, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.

Recall Details

This recall involves Jo-Ann's battery-operated Maker's Holiday 10-count LED string light sets. The light sets consist of ten glass jars with white plastic snow and red plastic beads inside and a cork at the top that holds the LED bulb.

The light strings measure about 73.5 inches long and have a tag attached with instructions as to how to replace the batteries. Maker's Holiday is printed on the front of the product packaging and SKU/UPC 1554-7201/603559321277 is on the bottom.

When and where were they sold?

The impacted light sets were sold at Jo-Ann stores nationwide from October 2017 through February 2018 for about $14 each.

Jo-Ann has received two reports of the glass jars breaking, resulting in cuts that required stitches.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled light sets and contact Jo-Ann stores at (888) 739-4120 to receive a full refund.