Electric space heaters recalled due to fire, burn hazards

Posted at 9:40 AM, Aug 15, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-15 09:41:52-04

Vornado Air is recalling about 79,000 electric space heaters due to fire and burn hazards, according to the CPSC.

The heater can overheat and cause the units to melt, catch fire, and ignite nearby items, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers, the report says.

Read the entire recall report from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, HERE.