Recall: Lea Industries Lea Covington and Hannah Collection Bunk Beds
On 2014-06-04, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Lea Industries Lea Covington and Hannah Collection Bunk Beds due to a potential entrapment hazard. This product sold new beginning in September 2011 for about $1700.
About 500 units are involved in this Lea Industries bunk bed recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 3rd recall of products in the Twin, Full & Bunk Beds category in 2014.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls,
involving about 600,000 product units.
Company Contact Information:
Phone: (888) 770-7116
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What is the problem?
The bunk bed can be assembled incorrectly, creating a space that exceeds the 1.88 inches allowed by the industry standard, posing an entrapment hazard to young children.
How can I tell if I own this product?
This recall involves Lea Covington and Hannah Collections style bunk beds with bookcases. The beds were sold in twin over twin and full over full sizes with accessories including a bookcase. The Covington Collection has a cherry finish and the Hannah Collection, a white finish. The Lea name and model information is printed on a label attached to the backside of the headboard on the bottom bunk and on the back of the bookcase.
The Covington Collection The Hannah Collection
145-976 twin over twin 147-976 twin over twin
145-986 full over full 147-986 full over full
145-900 bookcase 147-900 bookcase
This product was also recalled in Canada. Health Canada's press release is available at http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2014/39713r-eng.php
These items were sold new+ at Furnitureland South and other furniture stores nationwide and online at Hayneedle.com from September 2011 until March 2014 for about $1,700.
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 check to see if they have the recalled bunk beds and then contact Lea Industries to determine if the bed is misassembled. A professional installer can be dispatched to raise the position of the bottom bunk bed and install new brackets on the bookcase. Lea Industries is contacting known customers directly.
Lea Industries toll-free at (888) 770-7116 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at www.leafurniture.com and click on "Safety" for more information.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
+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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