The following notice has been issued by the retailer:

B&Q has identified a potential safety issue with this electrical heating product, whereby a very small number of samples have shown excessive heat build-up in the plug, leading to scorching or deformation of the plug itself.

Due to the potentially serious nature of the risk and our commitment to safety, we have taken a precautionary decision to recall this product:

Model: D030Y01
Product barcode number: 3663602911098

Fan heater

Offered for sale between August 2016 and March 2017.

If you have purchased this product, you should stop using it immediately and contact the helpline

UK: 0300 303 4482 ROI: 1800 946 327*

*Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.00pm, Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm and Sunday 10.00am to 4.00pm

B&Q thank you for your co-operation.

B&Q plc, B&Q House, Chestnut Avenue, Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO53 3L

Source & More Info

B&Q – Electric 3000W red industrial fan heater – recall