Libra 3-Drawer Dresser/Chest Recall [US, Canada & Mexico]


Libra 3-Drawer Dresser/Chest Recall [US, Canada & Mexico]

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Canada FlagMexico FlagUS FlagUS/Washington, Canada/Ottawa & Mexico/Mexico City: South Shore Furniture recalls approximately 322,500 Libra style 3-Drawer Dresser/Chests due to tip-over, entrapment and death, all serious safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/TcxM30oH0Gr; HCSC: http://ht.ly/HQai30oH0Jn; PROFECO: not listed;

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/South-Shore-Furniture-Recalls-Chest-of-Drawers-Due-to-Serious-Tip-Over-and-Entrapment-Hazards-One-Fatality-Reported

Direct Canada link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/South-Shore-Furniture-Recalls-Chest-of-Drawers-Due-to-Serious-Tip-Over-and-Entrapment-Hazards-One-Fatality-Reported

Direct Mexico link: not listed

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Libra style 3-drawer Dresser/Chests sold in nine colors.

Each drawer has one metal handle with the model number printed on a label on the back of each Dresser/Chest. The chests measure approximately 27-1/2 inches high by 31-1/4 inches wide and 15-1/2-inches deep and each weighs about 56 pounds. The model numbers and colors include:

  • Black, sold with a model number of 3070033
  • Black, sold with a model number of 3070223
  • Chocolate, sold with a model number of 3159033
  • Chocolate, sold with a model number of 3159223
  • Country Pine, sold with a model number of 10680
  • Gray Oak, sold with a model number of 10433
  • Natural Maple, sold with a model number of 3113033
  • Royal Cherry, sold with a model number of 3046033
  • Rustic Oak, sold with a model number of 10682
  • Soft Gray, sold with a model number of 10430
  • White, sold with a model number of 3050033
  • White, sold with a model number of 3050223

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled products can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the recalled Dresser/Chests are unstable if they are not anchored to the wall, posing serious tip-over and entrapment hazards that can result in death or injuries to children. South Shore has received two (2) reports of tip-over incidents involving the recalled Dresser/Chests. One (1) report stated that a child received bruises on his leg and scratches. Another incident reported a death involving a two year-old and an unanchored, empty 3-drawer Dresser/Chests.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Dresser/Chests, please do not use it. Instead, immediately stop using any recalled Dresser/Chests that is not properly anchored to the wall, and place it in an area that children cannot access. Please contact South Shore to select one of the following recall options:

  1. You can receive a full refund with free pick-up of the Dresser/Chests;
  2. You can also remove the drawer slides from one side of the Dresser/Chests and receive packaging along with a prepaid shipping label from the company to mail in the drawer slides for a full refund; or
  3. You can receive a free tip-over restraint kit and can request a one-time free in-home installation of the kit

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact South Shore toll-free at 1-855-215-4932 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can also visit the company’s Web site at http://www.SouthShoreFurniture.com and click on “Recall Information” link for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Dresser/Chests, please search for “dresser” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Death hazards, please search for “death” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Entrapment hazards, please search for “entrapment” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by South Shore Furniture, please search for “South Shore” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-116
HCSC ID number: RA-69064
PROFECO alert number: not listed
Recalls Direct RIN: 11452-2019
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==> https://www.saferproducts.gov/CPSRMSPublic/Incidents/ReportIncident.aspx
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==> http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/cps-spc/advisories-avis/incident/index-eng.php
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==> http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/index-eng.php

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