Potter Electric Signal Company Recalls Emergency Pull Stations Due to Potential Safety Risk

Potter Electric Signal Company of St. Louis, Mo., recalled approximately 735 Potter Electric Addressable Pull Stations Single/Dual Action due to potential safety risk.

The pull handle on some units can fail to activate the fire alarm system when manually pulled, posing a risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire.

This recall involves Potter Electric Addressable Pull Stations.

When manually pulled, these red-colored devices are intended to activate a fire alarm in commercial and other buildings.

The recalled models include the following:

  • Potter Electric Addressable Dual Action Pull Station, Model PAD100-PSDA, Part Number 3992720, with a date code Dec 03 2020.
  • Potter Electric Addressable Single Action Pull Station, Model PAD100-PSSA, Part Number 3992721, with date codes Nov 10 2020, Nov 25 2020, Dec 01 2020, and Dec 03 2020.

The pull stations were manufactured in the U.S. and were sold at authorized Potter dealers and distributors nationwide.

The company encourages consumers to immediately contact Potter Electric or their fire alarm system dealers/installers for a free replacement.

All known Potter Electric distributors and dealers/installers have been notified directly by the firm.

There have been no incidents or injuries have been reported to date.


© Fourth Estate® — All Rights Reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.