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Holmes green plastic round table top fan
Home Maintenance and Structures
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Fans (380)
Sunbeam Products, Inc. d/b/a Jarden Consumer Solutions    
Holmes
 
 
My 12 year old daughter woke to her Holmes fan in flames at 4am and quickly threw a blanket over it to stop the fire, she suffered second degree burns to her right hand where the plastic had melted to her. We all woke to the smoke detectors going off and found out what happened. We took her to the ER. The fan was properly plugged in and there was nothing near it, it was used nightly for white noise. Turned on around 9 pm. The outlets were unharmed, cord was unharmed, the fan was melted flat.
1/24/2015
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Injury→Injury, Emergency Department Treatment Received
My Child
Female
12 years
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Comment from Sunbeam Products, Inc. d/b/a Jarden Consumer Solutions 2/11/2015
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