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hand held disposable cigarette lighter (purchase a 2 pack)
Fuel, Lighters and Fireworks
Lighters & Matches
Cigarette or Pipe Lighters (1604)
CALICO BRANDS, INC.    
Scripto
M13L8
815-061-288-338
070257001396
 
Unknown  
Fred Meyer Store
Oregon
5/5/2013
The consumer stated that he had a hand held disposable cigarette lighter that blew up on the seat of the passenger side of his truck. The consumer stated that the seat close to the armrest caught fire. He stated that he stopped the car and used cottons rags to put the fire out.

The consumer stated that the fire burnt portion of his seat. Also he stated that he burnt his right hand while trying to put the fire off. He stated that he didn’t receive any first aid or medical attention.

The consumer stated that he contacted his insurance company and filed a claim. The consumer stated that his insurance company will be paying a portion of the repairs.

The consumer stated that he will be tried to contact the manufacturer to file a report.

The consumer stated that he believed that this product should be investigated since it poses a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
5/11/2013
Other 
Injury→Injury, No First Aid or Medical Attention Received
Self
Male
51 years
Yes
No
No
The consumer stated that he will try to contact the manufacturer.
No
Yes
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