Tumble Dryers

Hotpoint, Indesit & Creda Tumble Dryer safety information

Fermanagh & Omagh District Council is highlighting the safety advice issued by Whirlpool regarding Hotpoint, Indesit and Creda tumble dryers.  The models affected are the large air vented dryer and the condensing dryer sold under the Hotpoint, Indesit and Creda brand names between April 2004 and October 2015.

In some rare cases, excess fluff can come into contact with the heating element and pose a risk of fire.  Whirlpool is advising customers that they should not use the device until the modifictation has been carried out.

Customers who have any concerns are being asked to check whether their model could be affected by visiting Indesit’s online model checker and you can call the company for further information on 0800 151 0905.

If you have any queries please contact the Council’s Environmental Health Department on 0300 303 1777 or email eh@fermanaghomagh.com