08/24/2010 // WPB, FL, USA // Personal Injury Lawyers News // Nicole Howley
San Francisco, CA—The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and Williams-Sonoma Inc., has voluntarily recalled Beaba Express Steam Bottle Warmers over burn hazards. About 11,000 bottle warmers were recalled on August 24, 2010, by the CPSC.
The bottle warmers were recalled after discovering that they can overheat the liquids and baby food inside the bottle, posing a hazard to adults and babies.
The CPSC reported, “This recall involves the Beaba Express Steam Bottle Warmer which uses steam to heat baby bottles or baby food. The bottle warmer is green with an orange temperature dial. ‘Beaba’ is printed on the base and model number 9602 is printed on the underside of the warmer.”
The recalled baby warmers were sold at Williams-Sonoma stores across the U.S., online at www.williams-sonoma.com and through Williams-Sonoma catalog. The warmers were sold from June 2010 through July 2010 for about $65.
Consumers are advised to stop using the bottle warmers and to call Williams-Sonoma to learn how to return the bottle warmers for a full refund. Any customers that return the warmers will get a $25 Williams-Sonoma merchandise card.
For more information, consumers can contact Williams-Sonoma toll-free at (877) 548-0850 between 4 a.m. and 9 p.m. PT, seven days a week or visit their website at www.williams-sonoma.com.
Legal News Reporter: Nicole Howley-Legal news for product liability attorneys.