Rachael Ray™ Brand Two Quart Teakettle Recalled by Meyer Corporation, U.S. Due to Burn Hazard

Water heated in the teakettles can spill and spray while being poured.

Recall date: December 07, 2010
Recall number: 11-059
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Recall Summary

Name of product:

Rachael Ray™ Brand Two Quart Teakettle

Hazard:

Water heated in the teakettles can spill and spray while being poured, posing a burn hazard.

Consumer Contact:

For additional information or to obtain a replacement teakettle, please contact Meyer U.S. at (877) 782-8242 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. PST, Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.meyer.com/rrteakettlerecall

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Recall Details

Units

About 59,000

Description

The recalled product is a Rachael Ray™ brand two quart teakettle. The teakettle has a stainless steel lid with a black handle and comes in four body colors: orange, blue, green and yellow. The teakettle's spout is opened by pushing forward a small black sliding piece on the teakettle's handle.

Incidents/Injuries

The firm received eight complaints regarding the spilling of hot water from the teakettle's spout. Four of the complaints included reports of burn injuries.

Remedy

Consumers should immediately stop using this product. Known consumers were mailed instructions for obtaining a replacement. Consumers should contact the firm to arrange for a replacement teakettle.

Sold at

The teakettles were sold at a variety of department, housewares and gourmet kitchen stores and at discount and online retailers. The teakettles were sold from December 2008 through October 2010 for between $18 and $40.

Manufacturer(s)

Meyer Corporation, U.S., of Vallejo, Calif.

Manufactured in

Thailand