Winter weather has arrived in much of the United States. Play it safe by checking if your cold weather-related products have been previously recalled before you use them this season. It could save your life or that of your family.
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|Product||Recall Press Release||Hazard||Photo|
|Meijer Touch Point Oscillating Ceramic Heaters|
|11-277||The oscillating mechanism in the heaters can short out, posing a fire hazard to consumers.|
|Flow Pro, Airtech, Aloha Breeze & Comfort Essentials Heaters|
(2.2 million units)
|11-069||The heaters can malfunction resulting in overheating, smoking, burning, melting and fire.|
|Lasko Portable Electric Heaters|
|11-121||An electrical connection in the base of the unit can overheat, causing it to melt and expose the electrical connection, posing a fire hazard to consumers.|
|Honeywell Electric Baseboard and Fan Heater Thermostats|
|11-289||The thermostats can overheat, causing them to melt and smoke. This poses a burn hazard to the consumer.|
|GE Zoneline Air Conditioners and Heaters|
|11-247||An electrical component in the heating system can fail, posing a fire hazard to consumers.|