(KHNL) - The stove in your kitchen could be dangerous even when it's not on. In fact the danger has nothing to do with heat. Instead, your stove could be at risk for tipping over.
Consumer safety experts say at least 100 children and senior citizens were either crushed, burned or scalded by their own stoves.
An estimated 20 million stoves were made and sold in the U.S., without the required safety brackets. Therefore, the stoves can fall or tip over.