B&Q have issued an urgent product recall on their remote control on/off sets due to a potential fire risk.
A statement on their website reads:
IMPORTANT! B&Q has identified a potential fire risk with the REMOTE CONTROL ON/OFF SETS below which have shown excessive heat build-up in the plug of some units.
We have taken the decision to recall the products as in some circumstances, items in contact with the product could ignite.
If you have purchased these products please stop using it immediately.
REMOTE CONTROL ON/OFF SET TWIN - Barcode 5052931395033 REMOTE CONTROL ON/OFF SET TRIPLE - Barcode 4895130705675
The products were on sale between September 2014 and November 2017.
If you have purchased this product please switch off at the wall and return it to your local store where a refund to the value of your purchase will be given. For any queries, please contact the helpline:
UK: 0300 303 4482 ROI: 1800 946 327*