Fanim Industries of Zionsville, Ind., is recalling about 70,000 Harbor Breeze Santa Ana ceiling fans.
The fan’s blade holders can break allowing the blade to be ejected from the fan, posing an injury hazard.
The firm has received 210 reports of the fan blade breaking or ejecting from the fan, including ten reports of a fan blade hitting consumers.
This recall involves Harbor Breeze 48-inch Santa Ana Ceiling Fan, model LP8294LBN, UPC code 840506599178.
The model number can be on the fan motor as well as on the inside of the battery compartment cover of the included handheld remote control.
The recalled fan has two dark walnut fan blades, brushed nickel blade arm holders and a frosted white glass globe containing a light bulb.
The fans, manufactured in China, were sold exclusively at Lowe’s stores nationwide and online at www.lowes.com May 2014, through January 2016, for about $150.
What to do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ceiling fan and contact the firm for a free set of replacement blade holders.
Consumers may contact Fanim Industries toll-free at (888) 434-3797 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.FANIMATION.com for more information.