Coffeemaker Recalled After Burning Users

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Tassimo single cup brewers have reportedly been spraying users with hot water, sometimes causing second-degree burns

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Note to parents: Keep kids away from your coffeemaker.

Tassimo single-cup brewers have been recalled due to a malfunction that sprays users with hot liquids.

The issue has caused 37 cases involving second-degree burns, including an incident where a 10-year-old girl was hospitalized for burns on her face and neck. The total number of reports is at 140.

More than one million coffeemakers have reportedly been recalled.

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