Vornado Air Recalls Cribside Space Heaters Due to Fire and Burn Hazards



This recall involves Vornado Sunny CS (cribside) model EH1-0090 electric space heaters. They were sold in white with an accent of melon and gray colors. The heaters measure approximately 12 inches high, 8 inches deep and 11 inches at the base. The controls are mounted in a soft touch panel on the top of the unit with a multi-color display in the center of the control panel. “Vornadobaby” is printed on the side of the heater. The Vornado logo is printed on the front center of the unit. The model/type “SUNNY CS EH1-0090” and serial number are printed on a silver decal on the bottom of the unit under the elastic cord wrap. The recalled heaters have the numbers 1 and 7 as the fourth and fifth digits of the serial number (XXX17-XXXXXX).
Product:
Sunny CS (cribside) nursery space heatersAbout 5,000 in the U.S. (In addition, about 100 were sold in Canada.)
Inconjunction:
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/65766r-eng.php
Retailer:
Bed Bath & Beyond, buybuy Baby and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Target.com, Vornado.com and other websites from October 2017 through December 2017 for about $100.
Distributor:
Vornado Air LLC, of Andover, Kan.
Recall Date:    Jan 31, 2018
Injury:
Vornado has received five reports of the electric heaters catching on fire. No injuries or property damage have been reported.
Mfg Country:
China
Importer:
Vornado Air LLC, of Andover, Kan.
Recall ID:    8240
Last Published:    Jan 31, 2018
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    18088
Emert Status:    Announced