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 searchable online product safety database at www.SaferProducts.gov. A searchable food and medical product recall database is available at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm.
Units: About 14,000
Hazard: The red paint on the furniture contains excessive levels of lead, which can be harmful if swallowed.
Description: Recalled are red ladybug-themed kids’ metal-framed outdoor furniture sold under the Leisure Ways brand. Items include a camp chair, folding chair, moon chair, double-seat swing chair, and patio set that includes two chairs, a table and an umbrella. A label sewn into the seat of each chair includes the production date “December/2012” and the words, “Distributed by: Far East Brokers and Consultants Inc.”
Remedy: Return furniture to the place of purchase for a refund.
Sold at: Weis Markets, wholesale distributors, grocery and drug stores nationwide from January to May 2013 for $10 to $50.
Contact: Call 888-753-9040 or visit www.fareastbrokers.com.