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Fire Safety Notice | Product Recalls

Friday, January 3, 2020
Mark Renderman | Altoona Fire Chief

Hallmark Recalls Candles Due to Fire and Laceration Hazards | more info >>

  • Name of Product: Frosted balsam jar candles
  • Hazard: When the candle is lit, the glass jar can break, posing fire and laceration hazards.
  • Remedy: Refund
  • Recall date: December 20, 2019
  • Units sold: about 4,500

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Bosch Thermotechnology Recalls Buderus Boilers Due to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Hazard | more info >>

  • Name of product: Buderus GM125-35 oil-condensing boilers
  • Hazard: The siphon become blocked, leading to a delayed ignition that can damage the boiler's exhaust system, creating a carbon monoxide hazard.
  • Remedy: Repair
  • Recall date: December 20, 2019
  • Units sold: about 170

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