Recall: Outdoor Gas Fire Pit Table Patio Heaters
On 2018-02-21, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Outdoor Gas Fire Pit Table Patio Heaters due to a potential burn hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2016 for about $200.
About 60,000 units are involved in this Home Depot Product Authority outdoor gas fire pit recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Fire Pits & Heaters category in 2018.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls,
involving about 300,000 product units.
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What is the problem?
The bowl base of the fire pits lacks a heat shield to protect consumers from burns while turning off the propane tank after use, posing a burn hazard.
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What should I do if I own this recalled product?
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should contact Yayi for a free repair kit which includes a heat shield and installation instructions.
Yayi toll-free at 855-600-9294 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or online www.china-yayi.com/ and click on Recall for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received three reports of consumers who were burned while turning off the propane tank after using the gas fire pit.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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