Recall: Glass Shower Doors and Panels
On 2018-12-04, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Glass Shower Doors and Panels due to a potential Injury and Impact hazard. This product sold new beginning in January 2018 for about $800 to $1100.
About 700 units are involved in this door recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Doors category in 2018.
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What is the problem?
The pivot hinges can fail and cause the glass door panel to separate from its frame, posing impact and injury hazards.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves the pivot hinges on all Cove and Suave models of shower doors and panels. The recalled pivot hinges were delivered with shower doors and panels which are made of glass and have a silver, brushed nickel or oil rubbed bronze metal frame and door handle.
These items were sold new+ at Home Depot, Hoods Discount Home Center, Menards and other stores nationwide and online at Build.com, Houzz.com, Wayfair.com and other websites from January 2018 through July 2018 for between $800 and $1,100.
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 the recalled shower doors and panels and contact Foremost for free replacement pivot hinges. Foremost is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Foremost toll-free at 888-620-3667 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.foremostbath.com and click on Recall Information for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Foremost has received 86 reports of incidents, including 73 reports of the pivot hinges failing and the glass doors separating from their frame and falling and 13 reports of the glass doors separating from their frame and shattering. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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