Tommy Bahama Outdoor Ceiling Fans Posing Injury Risk Recalled

Tommy Bahama Outdoor Ceiling Fans Posing Injury Risk Recalled
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October 24, 2013

Emerson Air Comfort Products is recalling approximately 2,880 Tommy Bahama outdoor ceiling fans. The brackets holding the fan blades can break and cause the blades to fall, posing a risk of injury to bystanders.

This recall involves Tommy Bahama brand 52-inch outdoor ceiling fans sold under the 'The Copa Breeze' style name. The fan has model number TB311DBZ and a distressed bronze color. Each of the five oval-shaped paddles/blades has a metal accent in the shape of an oval with a figure-8 inside the oval. The lower part of the motor housing has 'Tommy Bahama' embossed on it.

A date code is represented by three letters printed on the lower right corner of a label on the top of the motor housing. Fans with one of the following three-letter combinations are included in the recall: AJL, BAA, BAB, BAC, BAD, BAE, BAF,BAG, BAH, BAI, BAJ, BAK, BAL, BBA, BBB, BBC, BBD, BBE, BBF, BBG, BBH, BBI, BBJ, BBK, BBL, BCA, BCB, BCC and BCD.

The recalled Tommy Bahama ceiling fans were sold at fan and lighting stores nationwide and online from April 2010 through July 2012.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled fans and contact Emerson Air Comfort Products to schedule a free in-home repair or to order a free do-it-yourself repair kit.

For further information on this recall, contact Emerson Air Comfort Products toll-free at 866-994-8759.