Gotham Steel Electric Smoke-less Grill & Griddle recalled due to fire hazard
- Starting date:
- February 17, 2021
- Posting date:
- February 17, 2021
- Type of communication:
- Consumer Product Recall
- Household Items, Appliances
- Source of recall:
- Health Canada
- Product Safety, Electrical Hazard
- General Public
- Identification number:
Last updated: 2021-02-23
- Product: Gotham Steel Electric Smoke-less Grill & Griddle
- Issue: The elements can melt, causing a potential fire hazard.
- What to do: Immediately stop using the Grill and contact the company for a refund.
Gotham Steel Electric Smoke-less Grill & Griddle
This recall involves the Gotham Steel Electric Smoke-less Grill & Griddle identified by model number 1811. The model number can be found on the sticker situated on the underside of the appliance. The grill has a black plastic frame and a ceramic-coated grill.
|Gotham Steel Electric Smoke-less Grill & Griddle
Due to exposed wiring and overheating, the elements can melt causing a potential fire hazard.
As of February 10, 2021, the company has received 3 reports of incidents with 1 resulting in minor property damage in Canada with no reports of injuries.
The company reported that 5,800 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.
Time period sold
The affected products were sold from November 2018 to January 2021.
Place of origin
Manufactured in China.
Giant Tiger Stores Limited
E Mishan and Sons
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the affected product and return the product to a Giant Tiger store for a full refund.
For more information, consumers may contact Giant Tiger by telephone toll-free at 1-833-848-4437, Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. EST, Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST, by email.
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.