As you are aware, in 2015 Whirlpool identified a design issue in several tumble dryer models which could lead to increased risks of fire incidents due to excessive lint accumulation at the rear which then ignites. The company then undertook a modification programme to address the issue. However, concerns were raised about the modification programme and in May 2018 the Government commissioned the Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) to review the actions taken by Whirlpool.
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