According to an announcement by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued on February 4, KUL fan heaters were recalled by CE North America LLC after the discovery that the product is prone to overheating, which could result in fire and burn injuries. Approximately 28,000 units of the fan heaters were recalled, and there have already been four incidents of the fan heaters overheating and catching fire. Fortunately, no injuries have been reported at this time.
The KUL fan heaters are black and portable, and the KUL logo can be seen on the front of the device near the bottom, beside the power dial. The defective product measures 9″ long by 5″ wide by 10.5″ tall and was sold exclusively at Bed, Bath & Beyond stores throughout the country.
Consumers are encouraged to stop using the fan heaters. CE North America will issue a full refund for returned products.
If you or a loved one sustained injuries in the course of using this defective fan heater, please do not wait to contact our Wisconsin product liability lawyers at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®. Call us today at (414) 271-0900.