Durabrand panini maker recalled

On January 14, 2011 the Durabrand Panini Maker was recalled by Health Canada.

This recall involves the Indoor Grill with Panini press sold under the name "Durabrand" by Wal-Mart Canada Corp. The Panini maker can be identified by the Model Number S663 P.

What is the danger?

The sides of the handles have sharp edges which may pose a laceration hazard to users.

At time of the recall the company has received one report of incident where a consumer was cut as the product was being used.

Health Canada has not any received reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of this product.

What should I do?

You should immediately stop using the Panini Maker and return the product to the nearest Wal-Mart Canada Retail Store for full refund.

How many were sold and where?

Approximately 1,342 units of the recalled products were sold at Wal-Mart Canada Corp. retail stores across Canada. The sales occurred from October 2010 to November 2010.

These panini makers were manufactured in China. The manufacturer is Cuori Electrical Appliances Co. Ltd. The importer is Wal-Mart Canada Corp. of Mississauga, Ontario.

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