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Power Cooker. Model No.:PC-WAL1. Serial No. CA0093263
Kitchen
Appliances
Pressure Cookers or Canners (412)
TRISTAR PRODUCTS, INC.    
PC-WAL1
CA0093263
 
 
The pressure cooker was being used to cook dinner. After the timer ran out, consumer tried to open the lid but the locking mechanism would not budge. The pressure was also supposed to be released by the pressure valve. Once the consumer managed to remove the lock, the lid burst open and the scalding contents inside the pressure cooker injured the consumer.
10/10/2015
Unspecified 
Injury→Injury, Emergency Department Treatment Received
My Client, Patient, Student, Etc. (professional relationship)
Female
Unspecified
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Incident Description: Consumer was cooking pea soup in the pressure pot XL. Consumer walked into the room where the pea soup was cooking and the pressure pot lid exploded all over the consumer.
Product: Pressure Cookers or Canners (412)
Product Description: Power Pressure Cooker XL. Model No. PCXL-PRO6. Serial No. NL0002166
Injury Info: Injury, Emergency Department Treatment Received
Manufacturer / Importer / Private Labeler: TRISTAR PRODUCTS, INC.

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