Procter & Gamble Issues Recall for Zevo Fly, Gnat, and Fruit Fly Insect Spray Due to Hazards
Procter & Gamble has initiated a recall for its Zevo Fly, Gnat, and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs, following concerns over injury and laceration hazards. The recall was announced on September 28, 2023, and it impacts approximately 8,600 units of the product. The hazard stems from the potential of the aerosol containers to rupture and leak, posing significant risks to consumers.
The recall specifically involves the Zevo Fly, Gnat, and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs, distinguishable by the twin pack aerosol containers that are shrink-wrapped together, adorned with a white and purple label. These products feature the batch code 3045D185EW3, which can be found printed either on the bottom of the aerosol containers or on the shrink-wrap. The words “Zevo Insect Killer,” “Fly, Gnat & Fruit Fly,” and “Kills on Contact” are prominently displayed on the shrink-wrap. These were sold at Kroger and Meijer stores nationwide, retailing for approximately $25, between March 2023 and April 2023.
Consumers are being urged to cease using the recalled insect spray immediately. For a full refund, they should contact Procter & Gamble directly, which can be done by filling out a form online at www.zevoinsect.com/recall. In order to process the refund, consumers are required to provide either a photo of the bottom of the canister showcasing the visible lot number or a valid sales receipt. After acquiring the refund, it is advised that consumers dispose of the product appropriately by placing it in the household trash. Importantly, consumers should refrain from emptying the product prior to disposal. Consumers seeking more information or wishing to discuss concerns can reach Procter & Gamble at 800-374-9429 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday, or online at www.zevoinsect.com.
The recalled product is manufactured by The Procter & Gamble Company, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, and all units involved have been manufactured within the United States. The recall bears the number 23-296.
The potential for injury and laceration due to the rupture and leakage of the aerosol containers mandates immediate consumer action. It is pivotal for consumers who have purchased the Zevo Fly, Gnat, and Fruit Fly Flying Insect Killer3 Value Packs to discontinue use promptly and follow the provided instructions to secure a refund and dispose of the product safely.
This recall exemplifies the ongoing necessity for stringent quality control and consumer vigilance to ensure safety and wellbeing, and the prompt response from Procter & Gamble aims to mitigate any potential risks and inconveniences to the consumers.
Individuals who have purchased the recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat, and Fruit Fly Insect Spray may have legal recourse if they have experienced injuries or damages due to the potential defects of the product. Victims could file a product liability lawsuit against the manufacturers, Procter & Gamble, seeking compensation for any injuries, losses, or damages incurred. A successful product liability lawsuit could cover medical expenses, lost wages, property damage, pain and suffering, and any other related damages that have resulted due to the hazardous product.
In product liability law, manufacturers, distributors, and sellers are obligated to provide consumers with products that are safe and free from defects that could cause harm. If a product is found to be defective or hazardous, and it causes injury to a consumer, the responsible party could be held liable for the damages. However, it’s imperative to speak with our attoreys to understand the eligibility, rights, and the legal course of action in such situations, especially as product liability cases can be complex and require extensive knowledge and experience to navigate successfully.
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If you or a loved one have purchased the recalled Zevo Fly, Gnat, and Fruit Fly Insect Spray and have suffered injuries or other damages, you may be entitled to compensation. The national product liability law firm, Parker Waichman LLP, is offering free consultations to victims. By calling 1-800-YOUR-LAWYER (1-800-968-7529), you can discuss your case with experienced attorneys who can guide you through your legal rights and options. Don’t hesitate to ensure your rights are protected, reach out to Parker Waichman LLP today to explore the legal remedies that may be available to you.
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