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PELONIS PORTABLE ELECTRIC HEATER (WHITE)
Home Maintenance and Structures
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Portable Electric Heaters (348)
Pelonis Appliances, Inc.    
PELONIS
PELONIS
15913026
 
1306 
Walmart
Unspecified
10/14/2015
I purchased 2 PELONIS portable electric heaters from Walmart.

Yesterday morning one of the heaters I was using and had plugged in directly to an outlet, the plug end of the heater caught on fire. I immediately unplugged the heater from the outlet.
4/12/2017
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Injury→Injury, First Aid Received by Non-Medical Professional
Self
Male
54 years
Yes
No
No
No
No
Comment from Pelonis Appliances, Inc. 5/5/2017
Re: Case number 20170413-14439-2147404432

Dear Office of the secretary.

This is in response to your notice about case number 20170413-14439-2147404432. We read the consumer complaint about a Pelonis heater. The complaint relates to a report of harm.

Our customer relations department will contact the customer in order to inspect the heater.

This will verify that we read the report of harm and that the information contained in this comment is true and accurate to the best of our knowledge, information and belief.

We request that the CPSC publish this comment.

Thank you,

CPSC does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database on SaferProducts.gov, particularly with respect to information submitted by people outside of CPSC.