Fire hazard : Giant Tiger recalls 6.5 foot Pre-Lit Noble Pine Tree #m


This recall involves the pre-lit artificial Noble pine tree sold with white lights. The brand name is “Danson Décor” and the tree measures 1.98 m (6.5 feet) in height and 1.21 m (4 feet) in diameter. It is identified by product number 860335 and UPC 758440999346.

Hazard identified: Some trees may have been sold with a 12V adaptor, not a 5V adaptor as intended. When the 12V adaptor is used it can cause the lights to overheat, posing a fire hazard. As of December 11, 2018, the company has received 6 reports of incidents and no reports of injuries.

Consumers should stop using the affected product and return the tree to the Giant Tiger store where it was purchased for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Giant Tiger by email or visit the company’s website


Source : Release / Health Canada

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