SPRING Singapore has issued a product safety advisory to alert consumers to stop using Electrolux’s glass gas cooker hob model numbers EGT9637CKP, EGT7637EGP, EGT7637CKP and EGT7627CKP that run on town gas.
It said that these models were sold from 2014 to 2016.
SPRING said that it has received reports of glass shattering and small explosions when the affected glass gas cooker hobs were in use. In one case, it resulted in a user being scalded as a result of this incident. SPRING is currently investigating the matter.
“Consumers are advised to stop using the affected models supplied by Electrolux S.E.A Pte Ltd with immediate effect,” it wrote.