World Imports Bunk Beds Recalled

Date:
January 31, 2013
Category:
Kids Furniture
Company/Brand:
World Imports, LTD
The Danger:
The openings between the metal rails of the end structures are greater than allowed in the standard and pose a risk of entrapment or asphyxiation hazard. No injuries or incidents have been reported.
Description:
About 8,600 units have been recalled. This recall involves a Twin-over-Twin model 341-33, and a Twin-over-Futon model 344-54 bunk beds. Both models have wooden corner posts in a dark finish with wrought iron end structures on the headboards and footboards. A label on the interior surface of the corner post has "DISTRIBUTOR: WORLD IMPORTS" and the model number printed on it.
Sold At:
Independent juvenile and other furniture stores in the eastern United States between August 2009 to February 2012 for about $250 to $300.
What To Do:
Immediately stop using the product and contact the firm for a free repair kit with instructions.
For More Information:
http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2013/World-Imports-Recalls-Bunk-Beds/

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