Recall: Mattress Pad
On 2004-10-20, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Mattress Pad due to a potential fire & burn hazard. This product sold new beginning in December 2003 for about $50.00 to $100.00.
About 3,000 units are involved in this Chris Arlotta Enterprises mattress pad recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Blankets, Sheets, Pillows & Mattress Covers category in 2004.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 10 similar recalls,
involving about 200,000 product units.
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What is the problem?
These mattress pads fail to meet the federal mandatory standard for flammability under the Flammable Fabrics Act. They pose a serious risk of burn injury or death to consumers if exposed to smoldering or burning cigarettes.
How can I tell if I own this product?
The recalled mattress pads are natural colored, made of 100 percent cotton Chenille, and were sold in twin, full, queen, king and California king.
These items were sold new+ at Web and catalog retailers (listed above) nationwide from December 2003 through March 2004 for between $50 and $100.
What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumer should immediately stop using the product and contact Chris Arlotta Enterprises Ltd. or the retailer for information on how to obtain a refund plus cost of shipping.
For more information, contact Chris Arlotta Enterprises Ltd. at (888)779-0711 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
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