Westinghouse Great Falls Outdoor Ceiling Fan Recall [US]


Westinghouse Great Falls Outdoor Ceiling Fan Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Westinghouse Lighting, a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania establishment, recalls an estimated 3,000 Westinghouse Great Falls branded Outdoor Ceiling Fans from the American marketplace due to suspected component attachment failure, ceiling detachment and consequential risks of structural failure, falling debris, bone fracture, concussion, laceration and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/Z1TV30rfue3

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2021/Westinghouse-Lighting-Recalls-Outdoor-Ceiling-Fans-Due-to-Impact-Injury-Hazard-Recall-Alert

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Outdoor Ceiling Fans, as follows:

  • Westinghouse Great Falls branded 52″ Outdoor Ceiling Fans with four dark walnut blades, frosted amber glass and an integrated LED lamp. The Fan Blades measure approximately 22 inches long and have an oil rubbed bronze finish. A model number of 72043 and a product order number of 016555, 016761, 016647, 017157, 016648 or 017349 can be found printed on the top of each Fan’s motor housing.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled Outdoor Ceiling Fans can be found on the Web site listed above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the Fan Blades can crack and break, posing an impact and laceration injury hazards to the safety of people who utilize the product in a reasonable manner expected with their intended use. As of the date of this notification, Westinghouse Lighting has received sixty-two (62) reports of the Fan Blades cracking or breaking, including one (1) report of an impact injury.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Westinghouse Great Falls branded Outdoor Ceiling Fans, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Westinghouse Lighting for instructions on receiving a free replacement blade kit.

The recalled Outdoor Ceiling Fans were known to have been sold at Amazon.com, HomeDepot.com, Wayfair.com and independent distributors US nationwide from October 2019 through August 2020 for between $170 and $200.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat concussion, bone fracture and/or lacerations.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall, please contact Westinghouse Lighting Customer Service toll-free at 1-88-417-6222 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Central Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at http://www.westinghouselighting.com/product-notification or http://www.westinghouselighting.com and click the “Recall Notice” link at the top of the page for more information.

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

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

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

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

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

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Harbor Breeze brand, please search for “Harbor Breeze” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 21-701
Recalls Direct RIN: 13641-2020
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