Jerdon Style Recalls One-Cup Coffeemakers Due to Burn and Fire Hazards
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of product: One-cup Coffeemakers
Hazard: The coffeemaker can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards to consumers.
Consumer Contact: Jerdon Style; at (800) 223-3571, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.jerdonstyle.com and click on "Recall Information" at the bottom of the page for more information.
Photos are available at http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/Jerdon-Style-Recalls-One-Cup-Coffeemakers/.
Units: About 6,000
Description: This recall involves Jerdon Style model CM12B one-cup coffee makers, with date code 1217. The coffee makers are black and have an oval, red indicator light above the on/off switch. The coffee maker brews a single, eight to 12-ounce cup of coffee. The phrases "FIRST CLASS" and "JERDON" are printed in white letters on the front of the product. The model and date code are imprinted on a nameplate located on the bottom of the coffeemaker.
Incidents/Injuries: Jerdon Style has received four reports of coffee makers overheating. No injuries have been reported.
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled coffee makers and contact Jerdon Style for instructions on how to receive a full refund.
Sold at: Hotel/motel product suppliers and major online retailers from July 2012 to January 2013 for between $15 and $26.
Importer: Jerdon Style, LLC, of Richardson, TX
Manufactured in: China
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov.
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CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency's jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of consumer products - such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals – contributed to a significant decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
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