The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of Sensio slow cookers that were sold exclusively at the Wisconsin-based department stores, Kohl’s.
Nealry 25,000 slow cookers have been recalled after 60 reports came in about the panels of the cookers beggining to smoke, melt and spark a fire during use. Fourteen of the cases reported damage to their countertops, but no injuries have been reported.
The slow cookers were sold in Kohl’s stores from July 2009 to December 2009 for $20 to $40 a peice. People are urged to stop the use of the cookers immediately and to contact the company for a full refund.
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