Kikkerland and Cost Plus World Market brand teapots with bamboo stands have been recalled due to being a fire hazard.
The bamboo votive stand can catch fire, posing a fire hazard to consumers. Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled teapots and stands and contact the manufacturer for return instructions.
Pictures are available here: https://cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Kikkerland-Design-Recalls-Teapots-with-Stands-Due-to-Fire-Hazard
This recall affects about 7,300 units. The Kikkerland teapots have model number TP02 printed on the packaging next to the UPC code. The Cost Plus World Market teapots have a white sticker with number 25024784 printed on the packaging.
As of this date, there have been 6 reports of the votive stand burning. These teapots were sold at Amazon retailers, Cost Plus World Market, Uncommon Goods and Urban Outfitters and online at www.Amazon.com from March 2014 through September 2016 for between $40 and $70.
If you or a family member have been injured due to one of these teapot stands catching fire please contact one of our experienced product liability attorneys today.