Casablanca Recalls Ceiling Fans Due to Injury Hazard

This recall involves 43 models of Casablanca ceiling fans manufactured in 2013 and 2014. Casablanca fan styles including: Alessandria, Aris, Bel Air, Bullet, Caneel Bay, Heritage, Isotope, Riello, Stealth, Tercera, Trident, Whitman and Zudio.  Affected models have a gold label on top of the motor housing that includes “Casablanca” and a model number.  Some Casablanca models also have the Casablanca logo on the switch housing or on the end of the pull chain.  The production date code is a four digit code on top of the motor housing near the center down rod. Fans with a Cat. No. “A01”, the last two digits of the four digit date code ending in “13” or “14” and no green dot on top of the motor housing are included in the recall.  

Recall Details
  • Hazard
    The fan motor and attached blades can separate from the adapter when operating in reverse updraft mode, causing the fan motor and blades to fall, posing an injury hazard.
  • Remedy
    Repair
  • Incidents
    Casablanca has received eight reports of the fan motor and blades falling, including one report of minor injury and one report of minor property damage.  
  • Consumer Action
    Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ceiling fans and contact Casablanca for a free in-home inspection and repair.
  • Sold At
    Lighting store showrooms nationwide and major home improvement online retailers from January 2013 through December 2014 for between $350 and $620.  
 
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