Teakettles Recalled For Burn Hazard

By WBNG News

Teakettles Recalled For Burn Hazard

December 7, 2010 Updated Dec 7, 2010 at 12:11 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) Rachael Ray™ Brand Two Quart Teakettles have been recalled by Meyer Corporation.

Water heated in the teakettles can spill and spray while being poured, posing a burn hazard.

The recalled product is a Rachael Ray™ brand two quart teakettle.

The teakettle has a stainless steel lid with a black handle and comes in four body colors: orange, blue, green and yellow.

The teakettle's spout is opened by pushing forward a small black sliding piece on the teakettle's handle.

The teakettles were sold at a variety of department, housewares and gourmet kitchen stores and at discount and online retailers.

The teakettles were sold from December 2008 through October 2010 for between $18 and $40.

Consumers should immediately stop using this product. Known consumers were mailed instructions for obtaining a replacement.

Consumers should contact the firm to arrange for a replacement teakettle.

For additional information or to obtain a replacement teakettle, please contact Meyer U.S. at (877) 782-8242 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. PST, Monday through Friday or visit the firm's website at www.meyer.com/rrteakettlerecall

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