Recall: Bow Front Chest of Drawers
On 2017-04-10, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Bow Front Chest of Drawers due to a potential Entrapment hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2015 for about $4200 to $4400.
About 200 units are involved in this Vanguard Furniture Company bow front chest of drawers recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 2nd recall of products in the Chests, Dressers & Trunks category in 2017.
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What is the problem?
The recalled chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing a serious tip-over and entrapment hazard that can result in death or injuries to children. The chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the U.S. voluntary industry standard (ASTM F2057-14).
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What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
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The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using any recalled chests that are not properly anchored to the wall and place them into an area that children cannot access. Contact Vanguard Furniture for a free, in-home installation of a repair to prevent the risk of a tip-over. Vanguard Furniture is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Vanguard Furniture at 800-968-1702 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at www.VanguardFurniture.com and click on "Contact" for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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