Children's Wooden Storage Rack Recalled

Date:
November 16, 2007
Category:
Kids Furniture
Company/Brand:
Jetmax International
The Danger:
The storage rack can tip over, posing an entrapment and suffocation hazard to young children. One 8-month-old boy died after he pulled on the storage rack and it fell over on him.
Description:
This recall involves about 36,000 boys' and girls' storage racks with canvas totes. The storage rack is wooden with three levels and nine removable canvas totes. There are wooden handles on each side of the rack. The boys' storage rack has natural-color wood with red, yellow, green, and navy canvas totes. The girls' storage rack has white-colored wood with pink, yellow, lime, and purple canvas totes.
Sold At:
Wal-Mart stores nationwide from August 2004 through July 2005 and Ollie's stores nationwide from July 2006 through June 2007 for about $40.
What To Do:
Stop children from using the recalled storage racks immediately and contact Jetmax International to receive a free repair kit that adds stability to the base. For more information, contact Jetmax at (800) 689-2168 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT, visit their Web site at www.jlwoodenmfg.com, or e-mail info@jlwoodenmfg.com.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml08/08085.html

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