On Aug. 10, 2023, The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) recalled Sensio, Inc.’s Bella and Crux electric and stovetop pressure cookers due to burn injury hazards.
According to the CPSC, the pressure cooker’s lid can be removable while cooking, and as a result, the scalding hot contents can be ejected from the pressure cooker and burn nearby consumers.
Sensio received 63 reports of pressure cooker explosions, including 61 burn injuries. Several included second- and third-degree burns to the face, torso, arms, and hands.
Approximately 860,000 Bella pressure cookers are included in the recall.
What models are included in the Bella pressure cooker recall?
The recall includes the following models:
- Bella Pro Series
- Bella stovetop
Model numbers are printed on the label at the bottom of the pressure cookers. The recall includes the following model numbers:
Bella Pro Series
The CPSC advises consumers to immediately stop using the recalled pressure cookers.
Johnson//Becker, PLLC has represented over 700 clients–in more than 40 states–burned by exploding pressure cookers, including numerous of Sensio, Inc.’s Bella pressure cooker.
Recently, Johnson//Becker attorneys Adam J. Kress and Anna R. Rick filed a lawsuit against Sensio, Inc., alleging that the Bella Electric pressure cooker caused a client’s burn injuries.
According to the Complaint, the client’s serious burn injuries happened because of the Bella Electric pressure cooker “being able to be rotated and opened while the Pressure Cooker was still under pressure.”
Recent Sensio, Inc. Bella Pressure Cooker Lawsuits
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