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Running Press Fireplace in a Box Candle Mega Mini Kits

Código SIAR: 19820
Categoría: Muebles y mobiliario
País Notificante: Estados Unidos de América
URL de la Fuente: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2006/Mini-Fireplace-Candle-Kits-Recalled-for-Fire-Hazard
Fecha de Publicación: 09 may, 2006
País de Origen del Producto: China
Fabricante: Running Press
Descripción del Defecto: Mini Fireplace Candle Kits Recalled for Fire Hazard
NEWS from CPSC
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Office of Information and Public Affairs Washington, DC 20207
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 9, 2006
Release #06-158 Firm's Recall Hotline: (800) 343-4499
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
Mini Fireplace Candle Kits Recalled for Fire Hazard
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: "Fireplace in a Box" Candle Kits
Units: About 78,500
Distributor: Running Press Book Publishers, of Philadelphia, Pa.
Hazard: The mini fireplace which houses the candle can ignite, posing a fire hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: Running Press has received two reports of incidents involving the fireplace igniting. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Description: The recalled Fireplace in a Box kit includes a 2.5-inch high by 2.5-inch wide plastic fireplace that resembles stone masonry with a black mantle, a tea light candle to fit inside the fireplace, and a small booklet "Fireplace in a Box." "Fireplace in a Box," "Mega Mini Kits," and "ISBN 0-7624-1603-3" is printed on the fireplace's packaging.
Sold at: Chain and independent booksellers nationwide from September 2003 through April 2006 for about $8.
Manufactured In: China
Remedy: Consumers should stop using this recalled product immediately and return it for a full refund to the place of purchase, or directly to: Running Press, 2300 Chestnut Street, Suite 200, Philadelphia, Pa. 19103, Attn: Fireplace in a Box Safety Recall. Consumers returning the product to Running Press directly must include full names and addresses and can expect to receive a check within four to six weeks.
Consumer Contact: For additional information, consumers should contact Running Press at (800) 343-4499 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.perseusbooksgroup.com/runningpress