Dishwasher Fire Incidents and Investigations
The Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonalble risks of injury from consumer products. Search the databases below to read consumer complaints and investigations conducted by the CPSC.
An Overland Park couple said an early-morning dishwasher fire caused nearly $100,000 in damage to their house in November 2011. What risk could your dishwasher pose?
A new investigation by Consumer Reports Magazine has turned up disturbing findings: a troubling number are caused by defective appliances.