AccessMyLibrary provides FREE access to millions of articles from top publications available through your library.
Three countertop appliances have been recalled by the Consumer Product Safety Commission because the small appliances all pose a fire hazard.
The largest recall includes 482,000 Hamilton Beach and Proctor Silex two- and four-slice toasters because they can remain "on" and energized even after toast pops up, and could cause nearby items to ignite. JCPenney recalled 27,000 deep-fat fryers (model 22016) with faulty heating elements, and QVC and Tristar recalled 13,500 Hulk Hogan's Ultimate Grill electric grills (model PZ-3012) because cooking oil or spray can ignite when applied to the grill.
At least three burns have been reported in connection with the fryers …