Safety Alert Number 0908280


Black and & Decker Coffeemakers Recalled By Applica
Consumer Products Due to Burn Hazard
Release # 09-309
Firm's Recall Hotline: (866) 699-4595
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today
announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately
unless otherwise instructed. Name of Product: Black & Decker(r) Thermal Coffeemakers
Units: About 9,800
Distributor: Applica Consumer Products Inc. , of Miramar, Fla. Hazard: The coffeemakers can overheat and melt, posing a burn hazard to consumers. Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of a coffeemaker melting. No injuries reported. Description: This recall involves Black & Decker 8-cup programmable thermal coffeemakers. Model number TCM1000IKT is
printed on the rating plate on the bottom of the coffeemaker. Sold at: Walmart and small retail stores nationwide from April 2008 through July 2009 for between $50 and $65. Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumer should immediately stop using the coffeemakers and contact Applica to receive a free replacement household
product. Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Applica at (866) 699-4595 between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday
through Friday, or visit the firm's Web site at www.acprecall.com
To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled product, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09309.html