More than 1,90,000 ceiling followers bought at Home Depot are being recalled after experiences that the blades fell off whereas spinning, hitting individuals and inflicting property harm.
The Hampton Bay Mara indoor and outside ceiling followers have been bought this yr between April and October at Home Depot shops and its web site.
About 1,82,000 of them have been bought within the US and eight,800 have been bought in Canada. They price about USD 150.
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission stated it obtained 47 experiences of the blades falling off, two experiences of individuals being hit by them and 4 experiences of the blades inflicting property harm.
Owners of the followers ought to cease utilizing them instantly and examine them for blades aren’t safe or have a spot between them and the bottom of the fan, the CPSC stated.
King of Fans, which makes the ceiling followers, printed a video on its web site with directions on the way to examine the fan.
The firm stated it’s going to exchange any of the defective ceiling followers without spending a dime.