What’s the Problem?
According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), this recall affects 25-, 30-, 35-, 45-, 50-, 60-, 65-, 70-, and 74-pint dehumidifiers manufactured under the following brand names:
- ArcticAire (Danby)
- Classic (Danby / Home Hardware Stores)
- Commercial Cool
- Danby Designer
- Danby Premiere
- Generations (Danby)
- Honeywell (JMATEK / AirTek)
- perfect aire
“The recalled dehumidifiers can overheat and catch fire, posing fire and burn hazards,” CPSC said.
Affected dehumidifiers were manufactured before September 1, 2017, and sold at Lowe’s stores, Costco, Walmart, Menards, and other retailers nationwide from February 2009 through August 2017 for between $120 and $430. The brand name, model number, and pint capacity are printed on the nameplate sticker on the back of the dehumidifier.
If you purchased a dehumidifier that is affected by this recall, you should stop using it immediately and contact New Widetech for a refund. The amount of the refund will be pro-rated based on the age of the dehumidifier.
This recall began on August 4, 2021.
Do I Have a Dehumidifier Recall Class Action Lawsuit?
The Class Action Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Dehumidifier Recall Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new personal injury and property damage cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one was injured by a recalled dehumidifier, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.