Risk of Injury Leads to Recall of Bialetti Coffee Press

Department of Consumer Protection and BBB Urges Owners of Affected Units to Stop Using Them
May 17, 2017

Risk of Injury Leads to Recall of Bialetti Coffee PressConsumers who use Bialetti coffee presses are urged to stop using them because of the risk of injury due to broken glass.

The recall was issued yesterday by Bradshaw International, Inc.

According to a voluntary recall, the glass coffee beakers may break and cut users’ fingers.

According to the Department of Consumer Protection, the recall effects coffee presses with a glass beaker in a plastic frame with a stainless steel metal plunger.  They come in blue, green, black and red. The date stamp of March 2017 or earlier is printed on the underside of the plunger in a dial date code. Roughly 85,000 of these products have been sold in the United States.

In a statement from DCP, Consumer Protection Commissioner, Michelle H. Seagull emphasized “It’s important to us that consumers have the most up to date information about recalls to make sure their homes are as safe as possible.”

Consumers may contact Bradshaw International for a free replacement coffee press.  DCP says more information regarding the recall can be found on the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s website.

Consumers should contact Bradshaw International toll-free at 877-614-9571 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday or online at www.bradshawintl.com and click on “Recalls” for their replacement coffee press, and for more information.

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