Investigation into Kidde fire extinguisher recall

It was one of the biggest recalls in government history: Millions of Kidde fire extinguishers were recalled in 2017 due to serious defects. Now a Consumer Reports investigation reveals new findings about how Kidde, a brand name synonymous with fire safety, allegedly failed to report information about problems with its fire extinguishers, putting consumers at risk for years.

Investigation into Kidde fire extinguisher recall

Serious defects in millions of Kidde fire extinguishers in 2017 prompted a massive recall. Now a Consumer Reports investigation reveals new data that implies Kidde may have been putting consumers at risk for years.