|Kidde Announces Fire Extinguisher Recall
|By Member Jeff Ketchen
|November 6, 2017
Kidde, a leading manufacturer of fire extinguishers, has announced a massive recall of their most popular models. Detailed information can be found on the following link to the Consumer Product Safety Commission website: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/kidde-recalls-fire-extinguishers-with-plastic-handles-due-to-failure-to-discharge-and#
This recall affects some 37.8 million extinguishers that may fail to operate when needed. I strongly encourage every homeowner to visit the CPSC website and check to see if your extinguisher is included. If your device falls under the recall, you can contact Kidde at 1-855-271-0773 and they will issue a free replacement.
There is also recall information available on Kidde's website: http://www.kidde.com/home-safety/en/us/
PLEASE DO NOT IGNORE THIS NOTICE; YOUR LIFE MAY DEPEND ON IT.