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Product recall: electrification sets

Akari Light Sculptures ceiling lamps

Quality and product safety have the highest priority at Vitra. All our products are continually subjected to extensive testing and comply with the current standards.

In the course of one of these regular assessments and tests, it was discovered that components of the housing for Akari Light Sculptures ceiling lamps could potentially become electrically charged.

This information concerns the electrification sets delivered from December 2018 up to and including August 2019 for the following ceiling light models of Akari Light Sculptures. The lampshades of the Akari Light Sculptures ceiling lamps are not affected:

The lampshades of the Akari Light Sculptures ceiling lamps are not affected.

We will therefore be replacing the electrification sets for these Akari ceiling lamps free of charge. Please contact us directly at the following address – regardless of whether or not the lamp has already been installed: klmarketing-akari.ext@vitra.com

We apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

Vitra International AG
Klünenfeldstrasse 22
CH-4127 Birsfelden
T: +49 76 217 02 42 50


Publication date: 26.05.2020