Following the Metropolitan Police Service’s statement that a Hotpoint FF175BP fridge freezer has been identified as the initial source of the Grenfell Tower fire, the Government has ordered an immediate examination of the unit by technical experts to establish the cause of the incident.
This product, which was manufactured between 2006 and 2009, has not been subject to product recalls and this testing will establish whether any further action is required.
If you believe you may own a Hotpoint fridge freezer model number FF175BP (white) or FF175BG (grey) you should call Whirlpool Corporation’s freephone hotline on 0800 316 3826 or visit their website to register for further updates.
At this stage there is no specific reason for consumers to switch off their fridge freezer pending further investigation.
Important product recalls are below
The following notice has been issued by the retailer:
As a precaution, this product is being recalled, as a number of packs have been incorrectly filled with battered haddock fillets which contain milk and mustard which are not declared on the packaging, making the product unsuitable for anyone with an allergy to milk or mustard.
Any customers who have an allergy to milk or mustard should not consume this product but return it to Waitrose for a full refund.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
For further information, customers should call Waitrose Customer Care Team on 0800 188884