General Electric toasters recalled

September 30, 2008 10:05:41 AM PDT
About 210,000 General Electric toasters, manufactured in China and imported by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., because they can short circuit and pose a fire or shock hazard.

The company has received 140 reports of incidents, but no reports of injuries. The toasters were sold at Wal-Mart stores around the country between September 2007 and July 2008. Details: by phone at 800-638-2772; by Web at