Glass and Stainless Steel Kettle

Recall published
2007-02-05
Brand
Product title
Glass and Stainless Steel Kettle
Product description
Risk
Risk of scalding from boiling water. Over a period of time, the handle of the kettle may become detached from the main body of the kettle, creating a possible scalding hazard if the kettle is in use. The handle is plastic and it is the plastic housing within the handle that failed. There were nine complaints from customers reported, of which two complaints mention scalding injuries to three individuals. Hospital treatment was not required in respect of these injuries.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary stop of sales, recall from consumers and information to consumers by the manufacturer
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Code: T34/07887/1376, Model No 12797, Unique Product Code: 8944559
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Burns
Country of origin
China
RAPEX Reference
0154/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
United Kingdom

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