Firewood Recalls Vaporizers Due to Potential Fire Hazard

The firm has received one report of an electrical short that allowed the vaporizer battery to vent and catch fire

Firewood Recalls Vaporizers Due to Potential Fire Hazard
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august 7, 2017

what's being recalled?

Firewood has announced that it is recalling all of its model 4 vaporizers. An electrical short can occur in the vaporizer, posing a fire hazard.

The affected vaporizers measure 2 inches wide by 3 1/2 inches tall by 7/8 inches thick and have a sliding battery compartment cover. The body and battery cover of the vaporizers are wooden and were sold finished or unfinished. The Firewood logo is printed on the bottom of the vaporizers.

Incidents

The firm has received one report of an electrical short that allowed the vaporizer battery to vent and catch fire. No injuries have been reported.

About 400 vaporizers are included in the recall. They could be purchased through Firewood's website from October 2016 through June 2017 for between $135 and $185.

next steps

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled vaporizers and contact Firewood to receive a free repair. All known purchasers are being contacted directly by the firm.

Customers with questions about this recall can contact the company at (781) 738-3838.