Seabreeze Smart Thermaflo Heater Recall [Canada]


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Canada/Ottawa: Seabreeze Smart Thermaflo Heater Recall [Canada]Seabreeze International Corp., a Vaughan, Ontario establishment, recalls an estimated 3,048 Smart Thermaflo Electric Heaters due to suspected overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

HCSC: http://ht.ly/GG8u30luxaj

Direct link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/67510r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves certain Seabreeze Smart Thermaflo Heaters with a model number designation of SF14TA and a UPC of 063635001439.

  • The Heater is intended to be mounted directly over or beside an electrical outlet. All Heaters having a date code ending in a number “5” or a “6” are affected by this recall. You can find the Heater’s date code on a sticker located on either the bottom or side of each individual Heater.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Thermaflo Heaters can be found on the Web site above.

According to Health Canada, in the event of a fault, the Heaters’ safety cut-offs may not operate and allow the product to rapidly overheat, posing a fire hazard. As of July 11, 2018, the company has received one (1) report in Canada of the product catching on fire within moments of first usage. No injuries were reported.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Thermaflo Heaters, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Seabreeze International Corp for a refund. The company will offer a refund program upon confirmation of date code and disposition of product.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Seabreeze International by telephone at 1-905-565-8151 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Sunday. Alternatively, you can reach the company by e-mail at SF14TA@seabreeze.ca.

Please note: the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Portable Electric Heaters, please search for “heater” or more generically, “appliance” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Burn or Scald hazards, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see all recalls and notifications relating to Fire, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Seabreeze International Corp., please search for “Seabreeze” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-67510
Recalls Direct RIN: 10536-2018
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