Target Recalls Giada De Laurentiis Lasagna Pan Due to Laceration Hazard

Washington, DC–(ENEWSPF)–April 24, 2013.  Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Recall date: April 24, 2013 – Recall number: 13-178

 

  • Giada De Laurentiis Ceramic 9x13 Inch Lasagna Pan top view

    Giada De Laurentiis Ceramic 9×13 Inch Lasagna Pan top view

Recall Summary

Name of product:  Giada De Laurentiis Ceramic 9×13 Inch Lasagna Pan

Hazard: The pan can break causing sharp edges and posing a laceration hazard.

Remedy:  View Details

Consumer Contact:  Target guest relations at (800) 440-0680from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at www.target.com, click on Product Recalls at the bottom of the page and then select Home & Kitchen.

Recall Details

Units:  148,700

Description:  The recall involves Giada De Laurentiis-branded ceramic lasagna pans. The cream-colored pans are 9 by13 inches in size and they were sold individually and as part of a six-piece set.  The bottom of the pan is stamped “Giada de Laurentiis for Target.”

Incidents/Injuries:  Target has received 39 reports of the pan or its handles breaking or cracking during normal use.  Cuts and lacerations were reported in six of those incidents.

Remedy:  Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lasagna pans and return them to any Target store for a full refund. Consumers who purchased the pan as part of the six-piece set should return the lasagna pan only.

Sold exclusively at:  Target stores nationwide and on Target.com from January 2009 through October 2012 for about $22 for individual pans and between $35 and $50 for the six-piece sets.

Importer:  Wilton Industries, Inc., of Woodridge, Ill. and Target Corporation, of Minneapolis, Minn. 

Manufactured in:  China

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is still interested in receiving incident or injury reports that are either directly related to this product recall or involve a different hazard with the same product. Please tell us about your experience with the product on SaferProducts.gov
 
CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under the agency’s jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire, electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC’s work to ensure the safety of consumer products – such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and household chemicals – contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.

Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a publicly-announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall ordered by the Commission.

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Source: cpsc.gov