What’s the Problem?
This recall affects Westinghouse Lighting Great Falls 52” outdoor ceiling fans with 4 dark walnut blades, frosted amber glass and an LED lamp, according to the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC).
“Westinghouse Lighting has received 62 reports of the fan blades cracking or breaking, including one report of an impact injury,” CPSC said.
The recalled fan blades are 22 inches long and have an oil rubbed bronze finish. Model number 72043 and a product order number of 016555, 016761, 016647, 017157, 016648 or 017349 are printed on the top of the fan’s motor housing.
Affected ceiling fans were sold online and at independent distributors nationwide from October 2019 through August 2020 for between $170 and $200.
If you purchased a fan that is affected by this recall, you should stop using it immediately and contact Westinghouse Lighting for instructions on receiving a free replacement blade kit.
This recall began on October 9, 2020.
Do I Have a Westinghouse Fan Lawsuit?
The Products Liability Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Westinghouse Fan Lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new cases in all 50 states.
If you or a loved one was injured by a recalled ceiling fan, you should contact our law firm immediately. You may be entitled to a settlement by filing a suit and we can help.