The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Hazard: The oil-filled heaters can spray heated oil and cause burns.
Description: The Holmes brand oil-filled heaters are black or white and have model number HOH3000 or HOH3000B on the bottom of the heater. Affected products have a code on the heater plug blade between G192 and G298. Other codes are not affected.
Sold at: Target and small department stores nationwide from August through November 2014 for about $50.
Remedy: Stop using the heater, unplug it and contact Sunbeam.
Contact: Call 800-515-4715 or visit www.holmesproducts.com.