PBteen Beadboard Bunk Beds Recalled

Date:
August 16, 2012
Category:
Kids Furniture
Company/Brand:
PBteen, a division of Williams-Sonoma Inc.
The Danger:
The front upper horizontal panel on the bunk beds can crack or break, posing a risk of injury to the consumer. PBteen has received 13 reports of panels that have cracked or broken. No injuries have been reported.
Description:
This recall involves about 390 wooden bunk beds with beadboard paneling. The upper bunk, accessible by a four-step ladder, is designed for a twin mattress and the lower bunk for a full-size mattress. The bunk beds were sold in white, chestnut, dark espresso and honey, and have storage cubbies below the lower bunk. The product number is listed on the purchase receipt. A label on each of the bunk bed's parts lists that part's SKU number. SKU numbers included in the recall are:

Product 1: 9878901 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Twin/Full: Sun Valley White
Part A: 9848672 - Beadboard Bunk Rails: Sun Valley White
Part B: 9848748 - Beadboard Bunk Lower Headboard/Footboard: Sun Valley White
Part C: 9848839 - Beadboard Bunk Upper Headboard/Footboard: Sun Valley White
Part D: 9848987 - Beadboard Bunk Ladder/Slats: Sun Valley White
Part E: 9849050 - Beadboard Bunk Storage Box: Sun Valley White

Product 2: 9878976 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Twin/Full: Sun Valley Honey
Part A: 9848664 - Beadboard Bunk Rails: Sun Valley Honey
Part B: 9848722 - Beadboard Bunk Lower Headboard/Footboard: Sun Valley Honey
Part C: 9848797 - Beadboard Bunk Upper Headboard/Footboard: Sun Valley Honey
Part D: 9848920 - Beadboard Bunk Ladder/Slats: Sun Valley Honey
Part E: 9849043 - Beadboard Bunk Storage Box: Sun Valley Honey

Product 3: 5765458 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Twin/Full: Dark Espresso
Part A: 4179412 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Upper Headboard/Footboard:Twin/Full:Dark Espresso
Part B: 4185377 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Ladder/Slats:Twin/Full:Dark Espresso
Part C: 4185286 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Rails:Twin/Full:Dark Espresso
Part D: 4189411 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Storage Box:Twin/Full:Dark Espresso
Part E: 4190393 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Lower Headboard/Footboard:Twin/Full:Dark Espresso

Product 4: 5766084 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Twin/Full Chestnut
Part A: 4179388 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Upper Headboard/Footboard:Twin/Full:Chestnut
Part B: 4185336 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Ladder/Slats:Twin/Full:Chestnut
Part C: 4185278 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Rails:Twin/Full:Chestnut
Part D: 4189387 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Storage Box:Twin/Full:Chestnut
Part E: 4190567 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Lower Headboard/Footboard:Twin/Full:Chestnut

Product 5: 5766266- Beadboard Bunk Bed Twin/Full White
Part A: 4179362 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Upper Headboard/Footboard:Twin/Full:White
Part B: 4185393 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Ladder/Slats:Twin/Full:White
Part C: 4185294 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Rails:Twin/Full:White
Part D: 4189403 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Storage Box:Twin/Full:White
Part E: 4190542 - Beadboard Bunk Bed Lower Headboard/Footboard:Twin/Full:White
Sold At:
PBteen.com and through the PBteen catalog nationwide from January 2008 to April 2009 for the Sun Valley white and Sun Valley honey models, and October 2011 to February 2012 for the dark espresso, chestnut and white models. The bunk beds were sold for between $1,700 and $2,000.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the upper bunk and contact PBteen. Consumers with the recalled bunk bed will receive a free, in-home installation of a replacement panel. For more information, contact PBteen toll-free at (855) 217-5223 between 7 a.m. and midnight ET daily. PBteen is contacting known purchasers directly.
For More Information:
cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml12/12744.html

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