The wooden side rails that run from the headboard to the footboard and hold the bunk bed's mattress in place can split and cause the bunk bed to collapse, posing a fall hazard.
This recall involves about 445,000 wooden bunk beds. The model number, date of manufacture, "Made in Vietnam" and the firm's phone number are printed on a white label located on one of the bunk bed rails. Some of the labels include the name "Dorel Asia SRL." Only the following models, colors and manufacturing date ranges are included in this recall to repair:
Walmart, Kmart and Target stores and online at walmart.com, kmart.com and target.com from September 2004 through September 2009 for about $190.
Take down the bunk beds and use them as separate beds until receiving a free repair kit from Dorel Asia. Dorel Asia can be contacted toll-free at 800- 295-1980 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit dorelasia.com
For additional information, contact Dorel Asia at (800) 295-1980 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or visit the firm’s website at www.dorelasia.com
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