AmazonBasics Space Heater Recall [US, Canada & Mexico]


AmazonBasics Space Heater Recall [US, Canada & Mexico]

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Canada FlagMexico FlagUS FlagUS/Washington, Canada/Ottawa & Mexico/Mexico City: Amazon, a Seattle, Washington establishment, recalls an estimated 398,765 AmazonBasics 1500 Watt Ceramic Space Heaters due to suspected overheating and consequential risks of fire, burns and/or property damage, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/G7Bg30oWqoQ

HCSC: http://ht.ly/lCd730oWqpk

PROFECO: http://ht.ly/uGh930oWqoz;

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Amazon-Recalls-AmazonBasics-Ceramic-Space-Heaters-Due-to-Fire-and-Burn-Hazards-Recall-Alert

Direct Canada link: https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/70141r-eng.php

Direct Mexico link: https://www.gob.mx/cms/uploads/attachment/file/468510/ALERTA_RAPIDA_50_AMAZON_CALENTADORES_CERAMICOS.pdf

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain AmazonBasics 1500 watt Ceramic Space Heaters. Two models identified as ASIN B074MR2HGM or ASIN B074MWRLZM have oscillating fans while the others identified with an ASIN B074MX8VNR or B074MWKSLX do not.

The recalled Heaters were sold in black and silver colors. The AmazonBasics logo is printed on the front of the units. The following ID numbers are printed on the label on the back of the units: B074MWKSLX, B074MX8VNR, B074MR2HGM and B074MWRLZM.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional brands and/or designs and/or variations of the recalled products can be found on the Web site above.

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

According to the CPSC, the recalled Heaters can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. Amazon has received twenty five (25) reports in the United States and five (5) reports in Canada of the Ceramic Space Heaters overheating, burning or sparking. Two (2) of those reports included minor damage to power outlets. There were no injuries associated with the incidents. No incidents were reported in Mexico.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Ceramic Space Heaters, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the outlet where you purchased it for a full refund. All known purchasers are being contacted directly by the Amazon with instructions on how to receive a full refund.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”), Health Canada (“HCSC”) and Mexico (“PROFECO”).

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle burns.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Amazon toll-free at 1-888-280-4331 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can e-mail the company at amazonspaceheaterrecall@amazon.com.

Amazon will send e-mails directly to all customers who purchased the recalled Heaters with instructions on how to receive a full refund. Amazon will send the e-mails to the e-mail address associated with the Amazon account that purchased the product.

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

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-752
HCSC ID number: RA-70141
PROFECO alert number: 50/2019
Recalls Direct RIN: 11625-2019
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
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About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in the United States [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
Search for a recalled product on the US CPSC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Canada [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
Search for a recalled product on the Health Canada Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

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