First phones, now washing machines: Samsung is being sued over exploding household appliances as firm holds emergency talks with safety watchdog
Samsung customers have filed legal papers against the firm after their washing machines exploded.
The legal warning adds pressure to company bosses already reeling from a global recall of its Note 7 smartphone.
Talks are being conducted between the South Korean technology giant and a US safety watchdog over the problem.
Certain top-load washing machines made between March 2011 and April 2016 were affected by the defect which cause explosions.
Mother Melissa Thaxton, from Paulding County, Georgia, said the sound her washing machine made was 'like a bomb going off'. Her four-year-old son was... read more
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