Hampton Bay ceiling fans recalled due to injury hazard, Consumer Product Safety Commission says

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the recall of Hampton Bay 54-inch Mara Indoor/Outdoor Ceiling Fans.

The blades can detach from the fans while in use, posing an injury hazard to consumers.

The fans should be replaced, according to the CPSC.

The fans were recalled Dec. 23.

About 182,000 were sold in the U.S., and an additional 8,800 were sold in Canada.

Consumers can contact King of Fans toll-free at 866-443-1291 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, by e-mail at MaraRecall@kingoffans.com, online at www.kingoffans.com/MaraRecall.htm or www.kingoffans.com and click on “Mara Recall” for more information.

This recall involves Hampton Bay 54-inch Mara Indoor/Outdoor ceiling fans in the following finishes: Matte white, matte black, black and polished nickel. The fans came with a white color changing integrated LED light and remote control.

There have been 47 reports of the blades detaching from the fans, including two reports of a fan blade hitting a consumer.

There have been four reports of the blade causing property damage, according to the CPSC.

The fans were sold exclusively at Home Depot stores nationwide and online at homedepot.com from April 2020 through Oct. 2020.

The fans retailed for about $150, according to the CPSC.

The fans were manufactured in China.

The recall number is 21-059.