Empower Brands recalls over 300,000 air fryers due to burn hazard

Oak Hill, WV (WOAY) – Over 300-thousand air fryers sold at popular retail stores are being recalled. 

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, Empower Brands is recalling two Power XL dual-basket air fryer models. 

The agency has received more than forty reports of the food baskets breaking apart during use, including three reports of burns. 

According to the alert, the plastic connector used to connect the two baskets inside the units can break during use and pose a burn hazard. 

The recall applies to air fryers labeled Power XL dual-basket model numbers DUAF005 and  DUAF10. 

They come in black or cinnamon colors. 

The air fryers were available for purchase at popular retail stores such as Walmart, Target, and Kohl’s between August 2021 through October 2023. 

Consumers can receive a full refund by contacting Empower Brands. 

For more information about this recall, visit cpsc.gov.


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