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Fire Pot Fuel
Fuel, Lighters and Fireworks
Fuels, Gas & Oils
Fuel Oils, Not Specified (965)
BIRDBRAIN INC    
Bird Brain
unknown
unknown
unknown
 
 
The respondent is a fire investigator and is reporting an incident that was brought to his attention by a consumer who owned the product in this report. The respondent does not physically own the product and has not seen it, but in light of the recent recall CAP# 11-255, he wanted to report these details to the CPSC.

The respondent stated that the consumer reported that she was outside using the fuel gel in a firepot on her patio , she then tried to refuel it, however, the content exploded on her causing her to receive 2nd and 3rd degree burns to her upper body which including face, arms, hands and chest. She was taken to a burn Center at the University hospital, 602 Indiana Ave, Lubbock Tx 79415, where she was admitted for several days. She was then released and sent home where she is currently recuperating.

There is a Fire report - [REDACTED].

The manufacturer has not been contacted.
5/17/2011
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Injury→Injury, Hospital Admission
Female
29 years
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
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