Motion Sensing Security Lights Recalled by HeathCo due to Electrical Shock Hazard Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

Internal wiring on the lights, which were sold only at Home Depot, can be damaged during installation, bulb replacement or adjustment.

Recall date: July 26, 2012
Recall number: 12-236

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Motion Security Lights


Internal wiring can be damaged during installation, bulb replacement or adjustment, posing an electric shock hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact HeathCo toll-free at (855) 833-8657 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, e-mail, or visit the company’s website at

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Recall Details


About 7,800


This recall involves Heath®/Zenith 270° Motion Security Lights with model number SL-5414-WH. It replaces a standard outdoor wall mounted light fixture and is designed to turn on when motion is detected at night. The product has two cone-shaped lightbulb receptacles attached to a round mounting plate. A small, rectangular motion sensor is attached to the mounting plate between the lightbulb receptacles. The unit is made of aluminum and plastic. It comes in white only. The brand name and model number are on a label located on the back of the motion sensor.


None reported.


Consumers should immediately stop using the light, turn off power to the unit at the circuit breaker or fuse panel and contact HeathCo for a free replacement light fixture.

Sold exclusively at

Home Depot Stores from September 2011 through April 2012 for about $30.


HeathCo LLC, of Bowling Green, Ky.

Manufactured in