1.7 million Royal Prestige thermal-wall pots and pans recalled due to burn and fire hazard

1.7 million Royal Prestige thermal-wall pots and pans recalled due to burn and fire hazard

Hy Cite Enterprises has recalled 1.7 million Royal Prestige 9-Ply thermal-wall pots and pans because they can collapse, crimp, or severely deform when exposed to heat, posing a burn and fire hazard.

The company is aware of 1,136 reports of cookware collapsing, crimping, or deforming, including one report of someone getting spattered with hot oil when the pan collapsed inward while cooking.

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Mr. Coffee recalls coffeemaker after reports of 61 burn injuries

Mr. Coffee recalls coffeemaker after reports of 61 burn injuries

More than 600,000 single-serve coffeemakers have been recalled by Mr. Coffee in the U.S. and Canada because a build-up of steam in the coffeemaker’s water reservoir can force the brewing chamber open, spitting out hot coffee grounds and water. There have been 61 reports of burns to consumers’ faces, upper torsos and hands and 164 reports of the brewing chamber opening due to steam pressure, according to the recall notice from the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

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