There are numerous products that are recalled each and every year that can cause serious burns to adults and children. Newborns and senior citizens have the most sensitive skin and are at higher risk for serious injury when it comes to burns.
For active updates of products that have been recalled – please click on United States Consumer Product Safety Commission website: GOVERNMENT RECALL LIST
Please check out that following newest recalled product that has caused burns:
KitchenAid 1.7 Liter Electric Kettle
Name of product:
KitchenAid electric kettles
Hazard: The handle can loosen and separate from the kettle, causing hot contents to spill, posing a burn hazard.
Recall date: February 20, 2018
Units: About 40,200 (In addition, 47,300 units were sold in Canada and 1,600 in Mexico)
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled kettles and contact Whirlpool for a free replacement.
Incidents/Injuries: Whirlpool Corporation has received 79 reports in the U.S. (19 in Canada) of handles separating, including three reports in the US (one in Canada) of minor burn injuries.
Sold At: Bed Bath & Beyond, Dillard’s, Fry’s Electronics, Kitchen Kaboodle, Kohl’s, Navy Exchange, Target, Williams Sonoma, and other home improvement, home appliance and retail stores and online at Amazon.com as well as other online retailers from September 2013 through February 2018 for about $100 to $120.
Manufacturer(s): Co-Win Global Ltd, of Hong Kong
Importer(s): Whirlpool Corp., of Benton Harbor, Mich.
Manufactured In: China
Recall number: 18-103
If you or a loved one has incurred a serious burn from a defective product or recalled product – please call my law firm for a FREE initial consultation. It is important you keep the product in tact if you were injured by it. It is evidence and needs to be examined by an expert. Please call 281-929-0110 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.