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    • 9/12/2018
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    • 20180820-5BA42-1785797
    Incident Description: I was using my xtava Allure hair dryer with the diffuser that came with it when sparks came flying out burning holes in my clothes and bathroom rug then started smoking so I unplugged it and put it outside to cool down.
    Product: Hair Dryers (1602)
    Product Description: It is a black xtava allure Hair dryer
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Xtava (Mohawk Group)
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    • 8/8/2018
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    • 20180709-158BB-2147386911
    Incident Description: Last week I was using the hair dryer to dry my hair and it was periodically cutting off. This happened for a couple of times; the third day I was using the dryer and I saw sparks. I immediately turned the dryer off and unplugged it. Upon looking at the dryer ... (More)
    Product: Hair Dryers (1602)
    Product Description: Revlon Hair Dryer 1875W/Ceramic/Ionic Color: white/pearl
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Helen of Troy
    Business Comments:
    (7/19/2018) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 4/12/2018
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    • 20180321-5D55B-2147389123
    Incident Description: On Tuesday March 14th, 2018 my wife turned on her hair dryer and it proceeded to shoot sparks and hot metal around her head and sink. The sparks and metal appears to have burnt some of her hair but not skin and burnt the porcelain sink and countertop. The ... (More)
    Product: Hair Dryers (1602)
    Product Description: Grey hand held hairdryer, Conair 1875
    Injury Info: Injury, Level of care not known
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: CONAIR CORPORATION
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    • 9/1/2017
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    • 20170720-50E81-2147398799
    Incident Description: When drying my hair today, sparks began shooting from the base of the dryer where the cord is attached. The dryer proceeded to catch fire and burnt the cord. I have a burnt wrist as a result. Needless to say my heart is still not back in rhythm!!
    Product: Hair Dryers (1602)
    Product Description: It is maroon Remington hairdryer, 125 volts
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Spectrum Brands, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (8/18/2017) Thank you for providing us with this information. The safety and satisfaction of our customers are our primary concerns. Spectrum Brands encourages consumers with any concerns about our products to contact us directly at Contactus@remingtonproducts.com or by ... (More)
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    • 6/12/2017
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    • 20170518-91B14-2147400402
    Incident Description: The sheathing of the electrical cord breaks right where the cord enters the massager. This exposes the copper wiring, causing shorts/shocks. Sometimes the copper wiring also breaks, and when the broken ends touch there is a large spark/flash. I've had 5-6 of ... (More)
    Product: Massage Devices or Vibrators (1610)
    Product Description: Homedics Handheld Massager, Model PA-MH-THP, all-gray (NOT white and gray). These ALL-GRAY massagers were the PA-MH-THP models being produced up through ... (More)
    Injury Info: Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: HOMEDICS, INC.
    Business Comments:
    (6/5/2017) June 5, 2017 VIA WEB-SITE RESPONSE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Re: 20170518-91B14-2147400402 CPSC Report To Whom It May Concern, This is in response to the notice dated May 26, 2017, regarding a report received by the Consumer Product Safety ... (More)
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    • 4/28/2017
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    • 20170330-5ECB8-2147404752
    Incident Description: I plugged my curlers in and went back in the bedroom to change the sheets. My husband heard a noise and looked into the bathroom. Flames were shooting 2 feet in the air from the curlers. He grabbed a towel and tried to put out the fire. He grabbed the curlers ... (More)
    Product: Hair Curlers, Curling Irons, Clips & Hairpins (1682)
    Product Description: Remington T Studio Electric Curlers
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Spectrum Brands, Inc.
    Business Comments:
    (4/7/2017) Thank you for providing us with this information. The safety and satisfaction of our customers are our primary concerns. Spectrum Brands encourages consumers with any concerns about our products to contact us directly at Contactus@remingtonproducts.com or by ... (More)
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    • 3/15/2017
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    • 20170206-C1794-2147407335
    Incident Description: While blow drying my hair tonight my hair dryer started to lag then I pulled it away from my hair to look at it and then flames shot out from the end of the handle. I immediately unplugged the hair dryer and brought it outside as it was still smoking. This ... (More)
    Product: Hair Dryers (1602)
    Product Description: Revlon Ceramic/Tourmaline/Ionic/1875W Model number RV519 Platinum and Black in color Hair dryer
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Helen of Troy
    Business Comments:
    (3/8/2017) Revlon licenses Helen of Troy to use the Revlon trademark on its appliances. Revlon's license agreement requires that Helen of Troy design and manufacture the licensed products in accordance with applicable safety and quality standards of the industry, comply ... (More)
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    • 10/3/2016
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    • 20160910-2953E-2147414319
    Incident Description: This is report of a safety concern and incident regarding KOALA KIDS GIRLS PINK 3D EASTER BUNNY EARS SUNGLASSES WITH BOW AND HEART DETAIL. These sunglasses were purchased as a gift in a Babies R Us store in MArch/April 2015. MY 2 year old daughter wore these ... (More)
    Product: Eye Protection Devices (1607)
    Product Description: KOALA KIDS GIRLS PINK 3D EASTER BUNNY EARS SUNGLASSES WITH BOW AND HEART DETAIL Manufacturer: Koala Kids
    Injury Info: Injury, Emergency Department Treatment Received
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: Toy's R Us
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    • 2/12/2016
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    • 20160116-0381E-2147424628
    Incident Description: Plugged in blow dryer. As soon as it was turned on it blew up. Entire back casing blew off and apart throwing pieces of casing as far as 5-6 feet away. No smell of any burning prior. Happened instantly as soon as turned on. Piece of casing hit chin causing ... (More)
    Product: Hair Dryers (1602)
    Product Description: Elevate by andis tourmaline ionic blow dryer. Do not have serial number. It is 125 vac 50 hz1875 W.
    Injury Info: Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: ANDIS COMPANY
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    • 3/24/2015
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    • 20150301-393AA-2147434945
    Incident Description: Heated Hot /Cold Pack 1:45:00 minutes in microwave (2nd heating within 20 minutes) and internal "beans" got too hot, melted cloth material causing it to burst / melt and starting smoldering fire in microwave. I was able to get the Hot / Cold pack out of the ... (More)
    Product: Heating or Cooling Comfort Packs (Nonelectric) (1742)
    Product Description: Publisher's Clearing House Hot and Cold Wrap
    Injury Info: Incident, No Injury
    Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: PUBLISHER CLEARING HOUSE

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