Recall: Glass knobs
On 2017-03-01, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Glass knobs due to a potential Laceration hazard. This product sold new beginning in August 2010 for about $5 to $14.
About 400,000 units are involved in this door 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 1st recall of products in the Door Locks category in 2017.
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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 pieces.
Instance(s) of injuries have been reported.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Pier 1 Imports glass knobs commonly used with dressers, cabinets and small drawers. The decorative glass knobs have a metal stem affixed to one side and were sold in 26 styles.
These items were sold new+ at Pier 1 Imports stores nationwide and online at www.Pier1.com from August 2010 to February 2016 for between $5 and $14.
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:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled glass knobs and return them to any Pier 1 Imports store for a full refund or a 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 six reports of incidents including two laceration injuries from a broken glass knob.
+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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