Kansas-based Vornado Air reannouned the recall of electric space heaters following the report of death.
VH101 Personal Vortex electric space heaters can overheat when in use, posing fire and burn hazards. The recall is for 350,000 units.
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled heaters and contact Vornado toll-free at 855-215-5131 from 8 a.m. to 5p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.vornado.com and click on “Recalls” in the lower right corner of the homepage or www.vornado.com/recalls and click on the VH101 Personal Heater recall button for more information.