Mid-Century Three-Drawer Chest Recall [US]


Mid-Century Three-Drawer Chest Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Washington: Home Meridian International, a High Point, North Carolina establishment, recalls an estimated 640 Mid-Century Three-Drawer Chests due to suspected tip-over, entrapment and consequential risk of injury and death, all serious health hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/vjXf30pEZrE

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2019/Home-Meridian-Recalls-Three-Drawer-Chests-Due-to-Tip-Over-and-Entrapment-Hazards

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Mid-Century Three-Drawer Accent Chests in a brown finish (model DS-D146-002) or white finish (model DS-D146-005), as follows:

  • The model number can be found on a label on the back of the recalled Chests. The Mid-Century Modern Style Chests have three drawers with six copper-colored drawer pulls. The Chests measure approximately 32 inches high, 32 inches wide and 16-inches deep. Each Chest weighs approximately 75 pounds.

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

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

According to the CPSC, the recalled 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. The Chests do not comply with the performance requirements of the US voluntary industry standard, specifically ASTM F2057-17.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Accent Chests, please do not use them. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to properly treat entrapment and/or crush injuries.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Home Meridian toll-free at 1-800-819-4796 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. You can also reach the company on the Web at http://www.homemeridian.com and click on the “Recall Information” link for more information.

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

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 19-209
Recalls Direct RIN: 12117-2019
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