Recall: Glass knobs
On 2016-11-02, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Glass knobs due to a potential Cuts and Laceration hazard. This product sold new beginning in September 2011 for about $6 to $7.
About 100,000 units are involved in this Pier 1 Imports glass knobs recall. Instance(s) of injuries have been reported. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 2nd recall of products in the Other Decor category in 2016.
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What is the problem?
The glass knobs can break while in use, posing a risk of laceration to users from broken glass pieces.
Instance(s) of injuries have been reported.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Pier 1 Imports Basic, Kira and Facets glass knobs commonly used with dressers, cabinets and small drawers. The glass knobs have a metal stem affixed to one side and were sold in seven colors: clear, teal, pink, green, aquamarine, champagne and silver. No other decorative knobs are included in this recall.
These items were sold new+ at Pier 1 Imports stores nationwide and online at www.pier1.com from September 2011 through October 2016 for between $6 and $7.
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 glass knobs and return them to any Pier 1 Imports store for a full refund or merchandise credit.
Pier 1 Imports toll-free at 855-513-5140 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Saturday or 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. CT Sunday, or online at www.pier1.com and click on “Product Notes & Recalls” at the bottom of the page for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
Pier 1 Imports has received seven reports of injuries as a result of glass knobs breaking during installation or while in use.
+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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