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:
Lipstick Pens 2PK
Model #: MF986479
Lollipop Pens 4PK
Model #: MF986829
Amscan International Ltd has advised that the caps on both pens do not comply with the required safety standards and as such may pose an asphyxiation hazard if swallowed accidentally. There have been no reports of injuries with either of these products.
As a precautionary measure, Amscan International Ltd are recalling affected pens from customers. No other Amscan products are known to be affected.
What you should do
Please stop using this product.
Please return the affected products to store where a full refund will be given. No receipt is required.
If you require further details, please contact Amscan Customer Services directly on UK 01908 288 500 or ROI +441908 288 500.