Elkay & Halsey Taylor Water Cooler Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Elkay & Halsey Taylor Water Cooler Recall [US]Elkay Plumbing Products Company, a Savanna, Illinois establishment, recalls an estimated 31,600 Elkay and Halsey Taylor Water Coolers and Bottle Filling Stations due to suspected grounding wire detachment and consequential risk of electrical shock, all serious safety hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/fqLT30i9dkT

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Elkay-Recalls-Water-Coolers-and-Bottle-Filling-Stations-Due-to-Shock-Hazard

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Elkay and Halsey Taylor Water Coolers and Bottle Filling Stations with the model numbers that begin with the letter and number combinations listed below.

They are mainly installed in public facilities such as schools/universities, office buildings and airports. The brands, “Elkay” or “Halsey Taylor” is printed on the front of the units with a nameplate or embossing and the affected serial numbers begin with the numbers 1704, 1705 or 1706. For more information on where to identify the model numbers and serial numbers on the units, visit http://www.checkmycooler.com. There is also an extensive list of recalled models and photos on the recall site listed above.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Water Coolers and Bottle Filling Stations can be found on the Web site/sites listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, internal screws that secure the grounding wire can break and allow the grounding wire to become loose, posing a shock hazard. The firm has received 362 reports of broken screws being found in units prior to installation. No injuries have been reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Water Coolers and Bottle Filling Stations, please do not use them. Instead, kindly stop using the recalled products, unplug the units and contact Elkay for a free repair.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Elkay toll-free at 1-866-243-3070 from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.elkay.com and click on the PRODUCT RECALL link for more information. You can also go to http://www.checkmycooler.com and enter a unit’s full serial number to see if it is included in the recall. Finally, you can reach the company by e-mail at Recall17@elkay.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Elkay and Halsey Taylor Water Coolers and Bottle Filling Stations, please search for “water cooler” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Electrical Shock hazards, please search for “shock” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Elkay Plumbing Products Company, please search for “Elkay” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-085
Recalls Direct RIN: 9729-2018
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