Unless products are registered, it is very difficult to track them down.
The ‘Register My Appliance’ website makes it easy for you to register all of your electrical products. You will need the brand name, model, serial number and purchase date and the registration process is very simple to follow. The manufacturer will only contact you in the event of a recall, your details will not be used for marketing.
With nearly one fire a day in London involving white goods, London Fire Brigade has launched the Total Recalls campaign to make it easier for people to protect themselves from potentially lethal faulty appliances.