Some 479,000 potentially dangerous Bosch dishwashers remain in UK homes despite a recall from the manufacturer, according to figures obtained by ITV News.
The appliances, which could catch fire, were subject to a safety alert but are still in use because of glaring gaps in the recall system.
It is now thought that up to a million potentially unsafe electricals are in peoples homes, despite hundreds of recalls.
ITV News has reported on the dangers of faulty white goods still in homes despite recalls. Today, a faulty Bosch dishwasher caused a fire.
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A staggering 80 per cent of electricals that have been recalled are still in UK homes. That is a million products that present a danger.