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 manufacturer:
Babyliss for Men
AcuBlade Face and Body Groomer
We are conducting a recall of a single batch (code 2416PT2) of this product as it does not meet our stringent quality standards. In extremely rare circumstances, the lithium battery may overcharge and pose a potential fire hazard.
Affected customers with a product from this batch code 2416PT2 only are asked to stop using it immediately, ensure it is unplugged from the mains and contact us for a replacement.
To find out how to identify the model number and batch code please visit our website babyliss.co.uk/7426U-recall.html (opens in a new window) where you will also find further information and details on how to contact us.
We wish to apologise for any inconvenience caused and thank you for your cooperation.