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King of Fans Recalls Hampton Bay Mara Ceiling Fans Due to Injury Hazard; Sold Exclusively at Home Depot

  • Recalled Hampton Bay 54 in. Mara Indoor/Outdoor ceiling fan in matte black finish
  • Rating label located on the top of the fan housing assembly with UPC highlighted.
  • QR code for the recall instructional video
Name of Product:
Hampton Bay 54-inch Mara Indoor/Outdoor Ceiling Fans
Hazard:

The blades can detach from the fan while in use, posing an injury hazard to consumers. 

Remedy:
Replace
Recall Date:
December 23, 2020
Units:

About 182,000 (In addition, about 8,800 were sold in Canada)

Consumer Contact

King of Fans toll-free at 866-443-1291 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, by e-mail at MaraRecall@kingoffans.com, online at www.kingoffans.com/MaraRecall.htm or www.kingoffans.com and click on “Mara Recall” for more information.

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves Hampton Bay 54-inch Mara Indoor/Outdoor ceiling fans in the following finishes:  Matte white, matte black, black and polished nickel.  The fans came with a white color changing integrated LED light and a remote control.  The following UPC numbers for the recalled ceiling fans are printed on a silver rating label located on the top of the fan housing assembly: 

 

Ceiling Fan Finish UPC #
Matte White 082392519186
Matte Black 082392519193
Black 082392599195
Polished Nickel 082392599188
Remedy:

Consumers should immediately stop using the ceiling fans and inspect the ceiling fans using the instructions at www.kingoffans.com/MaraRecall.htm or by visiting the QR code listed in the recall press release.  If consumers observe blade movement or uneven gaps between the blades and fan body or movement of the clip during inspection, consumers should immediately contact King of Fans for a free replacement ceiling fan.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 47 reports of the blade detaching from the fan, including two reports of the fan blade hitting a consumer and four reports of the blade causing property damage. 

Sold Exclusively At

Home Depot stores nationwide and online at homedepot.com from April 2020 through October 2020 for about $150.

Manufactured In:
China
Importer(s):

Home Depot Product Authority, of Atlanta, Ga.

Distributor(s):

King of Fans, of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Recall number:
21-059
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This recall was conducted, voluntarily by the company, under CPSC’s Fast Track Recall process. Fast Track recalls are initiated by firms, who commit to work with CPSC to quickly announce the recall and remedy to protect consumers.

About the U.S. CPSC
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of thousands of types of consumer products. Deaths, injuries, and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $1 trillion annually. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products has contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 40 years. Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.
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SaferProducts.gov