The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced the recall of the following products. Consumers should stop using recalled products unless otherwise instructed. Consumers can submit reports of harm to CPSC’s new searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 180
Importer: American Woodcrafters, of High Point, N.C.
Hazard: The guard rails on upper bunks can crack and cause the mattress and its support rails to collapse, posing a fall hazard.
Description: This recall involves upper guardrails on twin-over-twin bunk beds and twin-over-double bed loft designs. The beds have a permanent label attached to the headboard or the footboard with the American Woodcrafters logo; SKU numbers, 1800-977 or 1800-969; PO Numbers: 103276, 103432 or 300038; and the manufacturing date.
Sold by: Furniture dealers nationwide from October 2010 to June 2011 for $600 to $1,000.
Remedy: Contact American Woodcrafters or the furniture dealer where purchased for replacement of upper bunk guard rails.
Contact: Call 888-429-7265 or visit www.american-woodcrafters.com.