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:
'Waitrose Mini' Pink Bunny Comfort Blanket and 'Waitrose Mini' Grey Bear Comfort Blanket
As a precaution we are recalling the above products due to a potential safety issue.
During routine quality inspections we have found some of these products with loose stitching.
If you have any of the above products, please stop using them immediately and return them to Waitrose for a refund.
We would like to apologise to our customers.
For further information please call Waitrose Customer Care Team on 0800 188884.