This recall involves Bella, Bella Pro Series, Crux, and Cooks electric pressure cookers, and Bella stovetop pressure cookers where the pressure cooker’s lid can unlock and be removed during use, causing the hot contents to unexpectedly splash out, posing a burn hazard to consumers. The stainless-steel electric pressure cookers are six-, eight-, and 10-quart capacity. The stovetop pressure cookers are five-, eight-, and 12-quart capacity. The item or model number of the recalled pressure cookers is printed on the permanent on-product label or imprinted stamp on the bottom of the cookers.
Almost 860,000 were sold.
Photos of all recalled models follow below. (Some are slightly blurred)
Sensio has received 63 reports of incidents, including 61 burn injuries, some of which involved second and third degree burns to the face, torso, arms, and hands.
JCPenney, Kohl’s, Lowe’s, Macy’s and Target stores nationwide, and online at Amazon.com and other websites from September 2015 through September 2020 for between $30 and $70 for the electric pressure cookers and for between $8 and $18 for the stovetop pressure cookers.
Importer: Sensio Inc., of New York
Manufactured In: China
The item or model numbers of the recalled pressure cookers are:
Brand Electric Pressure Cooker Item No. Size
Bella 14467 6-Qt
Bella Pro Series
Crux 14721 8-Qt
Cooks 22276 6-Qt
Brand Stovetop Pressure Cooker Model No. Size
Bella JY-PC20US-5P 5-Qt
Immediately stop using the recalled pressure cookers and contact Sensio for a refund.
Sensio toll-free at 855-647-3125 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at https://recall.sensiobrands.com, which may also be accessed from https://bellahousewares.com and https://cruxkitchen.com by clicking on “Pressure Cooker Recall” in the Home Page banner and then on “Click here for more info,” or by clicking on “Recall Information” at the bottom of the home page under the “Pressure Cooker Recall” section.
Bella 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker, Item No. 14467 Bella 8-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker, Item No. 14682
Bella Pro Series 6-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker, Item No. 90072 Bella Pro Series 8-Quart Electric Pressure Cooker, Item No. 90073
Bella 5-Quart Stovetop Pressure Cooker,
Model No. JY-PC20US-5P