Fitting Furniture Bunk Bed Recall [Australia]


Fitting Furniture Bunk Bed Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Fitting Furniture, a Braeside, Victoria establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of Bunk Beds from the Australian marketplace due to suspected component failure and risks of structural failure, collapse, bone fracture, concussion, laceration and death, all serious safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/G8oc30r91hW

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/fitting-furniture-various-bunk-beds

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Bunk Bed products are subject to this recall:

  • Bunk Bed Compact Mini Low Height – Innovative Design!, sold with a model designation of BNKMIDCOM1
  • Bunk Bed Mid Height with Built In Bookshelf, sold with a model designation of BNKMIDBook1
  • Bunk Bed with Built In Bookshelf & Optional Trundle or Drawers, sold with a model designation of BNKBook101
  • Cubby House Bunk Bed with Open Shelves, sold with a model designation of LFTCBBYOS
  • High Loft Bed with Open Shelves & Optional 2 Drawer Desk, sold with a model designation of LFTWDSK
  • Triple Bunk Bed – Single Over Double Bed plus Optional Trundle, sold with a model designation of BNKTP2
  • Triple Transverse Bunk Bed – Three Single Beds in One, sold with a model designation of BNKTP1

==> No barcodes, APNs, EANs, UPCs, item numbers, best-before date codes, manufacturing date codes, production dates, expiry dates, regulatory approval designations, registration numbers, agency approval designations or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the ACCC, the plastic brackets holding the Bunk Beds together may crack or break. According to the manufacturer, this may be caused by the over-tightening of the screws on the brackets or by misuse, for example, repeated jumping on or climbing over the sides of the bed.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Bunk Beds, please do not let your children play or sleep on or near the recalled Bunk Beds identified above. Instead, please contact Fitting Furniture to receive a free-of-charge set of upgraded replacement metal brackets, including a new set of fixing screws and covers. Each set will come with instructions for the replacement of the current brackets with the upgraded metal brackets.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to properly treat bone fractures, concussion, and/or laceration.

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If you have any further questions, comments or complaints about this recall notification, please contact Fitting Furniture on 1300 835 841 during normal business hours, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at https://www.fittingfurniture.com.au/index.php?route=information/contact or by e-mail at info@fittingfurniture.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Bunk Beds, please search for “bed” or more generically, “furniture” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

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

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

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

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

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2020/18436
Recalls Direct RIN: 13492-2020
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