Princess Auto Ltd. Recalls Valley Sportsman 9.5 Litre Propane Fish Fryer

Starting date:
December 18, 2018
Posting date:
December 18, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Outdoor Living
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Burn Hazard
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-68596

Affected products

Valley Sportsman 9.5 Litre Propane Aluminum Fish Fryer

Product description

This recall involves the Valley Sportsman 9.5 Litre Propane Aluminum Fish Fryers with Model Number 2A-CM186 and UPC Code 8680571.

Hazard identified

There is a small hole near the handle which could allow hot cooking oil to drip from the pan, posing a burn hazard to consumers. 

As of December 12, 2018 the company has received no report of incidents in Canada, and no report of injuries.

Number sold

Approximately 2,468 units of the affected products were sold in Canada.

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from December 2016 to October 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in China.

Companies

Distributor
Princess Auto Ltd.
Winnipeg
CANADA

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product and return the product to any Princess Auto Ltd. location for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact Princess Auto Ltd. by telephone at 1-800-665-8685 from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. CT Mon – Friday and from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m Saturday and Sunday, by email or online.

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.