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Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall Involves Almost 40 Million Products Following Car Fire Death

Thu November 02 2017 6:25 pm  http://www.arlingtoncardinal.com/?p=85742
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A Kidde extinguisher in a car crash and fire involving the death of 22-year-old Brendan Rosko in Pennsylvania in August 2014 is considered to have contributed to his death. When Rosko’s car struck a tree and burst into flames, first responders first tried to use fire extinguishers to put out the fire, but the extinguishers didn’t work, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

Rosko’s family later received a settlement from Kidde, and the CPSC also cited 391 reports of Kidde fire extinguishers that failed to work or had nozzles that detached with sixteen of the incidents resulting in injuries — including burns and smoke inhalation.

The recall involves 134 models of Kidde fire extinguishers manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017, including models that were previously recalled in March 2009 and February 2015. The extinguishers were sold in red, white and silver, and are either ABC- or BC-rated. The model number is printed on the fire extinguisher label. For units produced in 2007 and beyond, the date of manufacture is a 10-digit date code printed on the side of the cylinder, near the bottom. Digits five through nine represent the day and year of manufacture in DDDYY format. Date codes for recalled models manufactured from January 2, 2012 through August 15, 2017 are 00212 through 22717. For units produced before 2007, a date code is not printed on the fire extinguisher.

Consumers should immediately contact Kidde to request a free replacement fire extinguisher and for instructions on returning the recalled unit, as it may not work properly in a fire emergency. Kidde toll-free at 855-271-0773 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET Saturday and Sunday, or online at www.kidde.com and click on “Product Safety Recall” for more information.

CPSC NOTICE:

Kidde Recalls Fire Extinguishers with Plastic Handles Due to Failure to Discharge and Nozzle Detachment: One Death Reported
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Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light southwest wind.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

Friday Night: A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am, then patchy drizzle with a slight chance of showers after 1am. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Sunday: Patchy drizzle before 11am. Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

Tuesday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Wednesday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Thursday: A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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