Jarden Consumer Solutions recalls Bionaire oil filled heaters due to scald hazard

Published:  05 January, 2015

Jarden Consumer Solutions has recalled specific models of its Bionaire range of oil filled heaters, as they have been found to potentially spray heated oil, causing a scald hazard.

Name of Product:  Bionaire Oil Filled Heaters Models BOH1503 and BOH2503D

Hazard: The oil filled heaters can spray heated oil, posing a scald hazard.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled heater, unplug it and contact Jarden Consumer Solutions for instructions on how to obtain a full refund.

Consumer Contact: Jarden Consumer Solutions at 0800 525 089 or online at http://www.bionaireuk.co.uk. and click on "Oil Filled Heater Recall" for more information.

Recall Details: This recall involves Bionaire oil-filled heaters sold in Black and White. The heaters included in the recall are about 60cm tall, 20cm wide, 40cm long and have model number BOH1503 or BOH2503D printed on a label on the side near the bottom of the product.

The "Bionaire" logo is near the power switch and temperature control. The only products affected have a date code on the heater plug blade within the following range: G166 through G296 (note: some products may just have a number, with no "G"). No other date codes are affected.  

Sold: From August 2014 to November 2014 for approximately £54.99 to £94.99.

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