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:
A warning on suspected contamination of three infant milk powders has led the company LNS to proceed since December 2, 2017 to a product recall.
On the 21st of December, in a precautionary measure, Lactalis Group has decided, in consultation with the Health Authorities, a further product recall, to include all infant and nutritional products manufactured or conditioned since 15/02/17 in the Craon factory.
We wish to extend our sincerest apologies to the families affected. We are well aware of the seriousness of the situation and fully understand the anxiety and inconvenience that have been caused.
Answers for parents to all their questions and concerns are available via the freephone number that has been set up on
0 800 120 120, with some health professionals, available to answer to parents questions, as well as on our internet sites www.picot.fr and www.milumel.fr