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Walmart Recalls Water Kettles Due to Burn, Shock Hazards

The retail giant has received 80 reports of incidents involving the pitchers, including seven reports of burns

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    Walmart is recalling some models of this electric water kettle due to a potential burn hazard.

    Walmart is recalling 1.2 million Rival brand electric water kettles due to potential burn and shock hazards.

    According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the recall involves Rival electric water kettles with the model numbers WK8283CU and WK8283CUY. The white plastic kettles were sold with a warming base and pitcher.

    Walmart has reportedly received 80 reports of incidents involving the pitchers, including seven burns. Consumers are asked to stop using the recalled kettles immediately.

    The kettles can be returned to any Walmart store for a full refund. Consumers can also call Walmart at 1-800-925-6278 or visit the company's website at www.Walmart.com and click "Product Recalls."