Name of Product: Beadboard Bunk Beds
Units: About 390
Importer: PBteen, a division of Williams-Sonoma Inc., of San Francisco, Calif.
Hazard: The front upper horizontal panel on the bunk beds can crack or break, posing a risk of injury to the consumer.
Incidents/Injuries: PBteen has received 13 reports of panels that have cracked or [...]
Name of Product: Blake Bed Frames
Units: About 1,600 units
Manufacturer: The Land of Nod, of Morton Grove, Ill.
Hazard: A child’s torso can become lodged in the gap between the footboard’s top rail and the mattress, posing an entrapment hazard to the child.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received one report of a child [...]
Name of Product: Children’s Chairs and Stools
Units: About 1,600 chairs and 1,300 stools
Importer: Elegant Gifts Mart Inc., of Los Angeles, Calif.
Hazard: The yellow surface paint on the metal frame of the children’s chairs and stools contains excessive levels of lead which is prohibited under federal law.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported
Description: The [...]
Okay, how are kids supposed to have sweet dreams when parts of their bed are falling down on them?
Name of Product: Bed Canopy
Units: About 7,700 in the United States and 230 in Canada
Importer: Pottery Barn Kids, a division of Williams-Sonoma Inc., of San Francisco, Calif.
Hazard: The connections of [...]
Name of Product: PAX AURLAND wardrobe mirror doors
Units: About 1,700 in the United States and 500 in Canada
Importer/Retailer: IKEA North America Service, of Conshohocken, Pa.
Hazard: The mirror glass can detach unexpectedly from the wardrobe door, fall and shatter, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: IKEA has received reports of 14 [...]
Name of Products: Microfiber Glider Recliners with Ottomans and Leather Glider Recliners with Ottomans
Units: About 375,000
Retailer: Big Lots, of Columbus, Ohio.
Hazard: An exposed gap between the moving parts of the chair and the base framework can allow access to toddlers and infants, posing an entrapment hazard. In addition, other exposed moving [...]
Name of Product: Wood Twin Bunk Beds and Loft Bunk Beds
Units: About 180
Importer: American Woodcrafters, of High Point, N.C.
Hazard: The guard rails on upper bunks can crack and cause the mattress and its support rails to collapse, posing a fall hazard.
Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two reports of cracked guard [...]
Most households have some kind of office area, so although this isn’t specifically a children’s item, it is something that children could use or be exposed to in the home.
Name of Product: Realspace™ PRO 3000 Series Desk Chairs
Units: About 34,000 in the United States and 425 in Canada
Importer: Office Depot Inc., [...]
Name of Product: “metoo” Clip-on Chair
Units: 54,000 (these were the subject of a product safety alert issued May 6, 2011)
Importer: phil&teds USA Inc, of Fort Collins, Co.
Hazard: Missing or worn clamp pads allow the chairs to detach from a variety of different table surfaces, posing a fall hazard. In addition, when [...]