YSN Imports Refillable Propane Cylinders Recall – Fire Explosion Hazard Lawsuit

Consumer Product Recall: YSN Imports Refillable Propane Cylinders – Fire/Explosion Hazards

Our law firm is currently investigating the possibility of a lawsuit against certain manufacturers, distributors, and retailers for a defective product as outlined below. If you have any questions after reading this article, or if you would like to speak with an attorney and sue the manufacturers for your injuries, you can call or email us any time.

Product Name: YSN Imports refillable propane cylinders

Hazard: The refillable propane gas cylinders can start to leak propane gas. The gas is incredibly flammable which can pose a real fire and explosion hazard if the gas ignites and reacts violently.

Remedy: Refund, replace

Recall Date: July 13, 2017

Recall Number: 17-186

Details of the Recall

This recall involves refillable propane cylinders which are typically used with other outdoor appliances – the cylinder brands are Flame King, Little Kamper, and U-Haul. The serial numbers can be found printed on the foot ring of the cylinder, and the brand logo and size is printed right on the front of the cylinder. You can find the serial numbers here.

Consumers need to immediately stop using the propane cylinders and contact YSN Imports. You have the options of either getting a replacement refillable propane cylinder or getting a full refund for the malfunctioning product you purchased.

The company has received two reports which state that the connecting valve starts to unscrew from the cylinder and can leak gas. There have been no injuries reported.

Sold At
The refillable propane cylinder is sold at Ace Hardware, Home Depot, Kamps, Propane Depot, U-Haul and other stores nationwide. You can also purchase the refillable propane tanks on and other websites. They were sold from November 2013 through September 2016 for about $10 – $15.

YSN Imports Inc., DBA Flame King, of Gardena, Calif.
YSN Imports Inc., DBA Flame King, of Gardena, Calif.
~24,000 (Along with 1,100 sold in Canada)

Made in Thailand

What can the Normandie Law Firm do for you?
The Normandie Law Firm is here to ensure that if you were injured or your property was damaged because of a defective product, that the company which sold you the defective product pay for the damages you received. We are aggressive lawyers who are here to ensure that you get the maximum compensation which is available to you. If you have received bodily injury or property damage because of the defective product, you have the right to file a lawsuit against the company to get compensated for damages.

 Damages Available to You
If the product you used caused you to suffer bodily injury or damaged your property, you have the right to recover damages. Damages are the forms of financial compensation which are awarded to the plaintiff against the producer. Here are a few damages which may be available to you.

  • Medical Expenses – If the propane cylinder exploded on you, the bodily injuries can be extremely severe. The damages you can receive for the medical costs associated with your injuries can help pay for the medical bills you’ll get for receiving health treatment.
  • Disability Costs – The injuries you receive from an exposing gas canister can leave you with a disability and a change in lifestyle. If there is a change in lifestyle due to your injuries, you can get awarded damages which help pay for these changes.
  • Loss of Wages – Missing an arm may force you to miss work for some time. You can recover the lost wages which you were forced to miss through your claim.
  • Property Damage – If the exploding propane canister destroys your property, you can receive the proper compensation to repair or even replace the damaged property.

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The Normandie Law Firm is here to help you get the necessary compensation for the damages to which you are rightfully entitled. We are here to make sure that you get the maximum compensation. We offer free consultation and the zero-fee guarantee. Call us today to see what we can do for you?

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